Date: Apr 13, 2015
By: Paul Huang / Contributing reporter
The EDA Rhinos swept the day-night doubleheader series by topping the Chinatrust Brothers 7-6 in a matinee meeting at the Taichung Intercontinental Baseball Stadium before closing out the deal by a 9-1 margin in the nightcap in Taichung last night.
The two victories not only gave the Rhinos a clean sweep in the three-game set against the Brothers, but lifted them past the 10-win plateau to net them a 2.5 game lead over the second-placed Lamigo Monkeys in the standings three weeks into the new season.
Chang Chien-ming’s solo homer off Brothers reliever Luo Kuo-hua in the top of the eighth proved to be the difference in the game, as it put the visitors ahead by three at that point, just enough to hold off a two-run rally by Chinatrust in the bottom of the ninth to send the Rhinos into the win column. [FULL STORY]