Lions defeat Brothers to clinch series

THRILLING MOMENT: Chen Chieh-hsien hit a two-run homer, which took the final score to 7-4 and gave the Lions their first Taiwan Series win in seven years

T&aipei Times
Date: Nov 09, 2020
By: Jason Pan / Staff reporter

Uni-President Lions infielder Pan Chieh-kai, standing, runs down the CTBC Brothers’ Chiang Kun-yu during Game 7 of the Taiwan Series at Taichung Intercontinental Baseball Stadium yesterday.
Photo: Lin Cheng-kung, Taipei Times

The Uni-President Lions defeated the CTBC Brothers 7-4 to win the Taiwan Series in Game 7 at the Taichung Intercontinental Stadium last night.

The Lions made an improbable comeback after trailing 3-1 in the series, but delivered in the clutch with three straight wins in the pressure-packed CPBL championship finals.

It was a sweet victory for the Lions, as it was seven years since they last won the series, and was their 10th championship title in the franchise’s history.

The result also kept alive a rumor that Taiwanese teams operated by banks and large financial corporations are cursed, as none have ever won a CPBL championship title.    [FULL  STORY]

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