With 58 days left until the 2018 CPBL Opening Day on March 24. It’s never too early to look ahead and see what league and personal milestones are within reach in 2018.
Quick Review of 2017 Milestones and Records
It’s been a record breaking year in 2017. Here’s a list of some of the important milestones and records that was achieved last year.
- Monkeys set CPBL record for most win in single season. (78 Wins).
- Uni-Lions’ catcher 高志綱 (Kao Chih-Kang) reaches career 1000 games as catcher.
- Brothers’ 彭政閔 (Peng Cheng-Min) records 1000th career RBI & 1800th career hit.
- Guardians’ 林益全 (Lin Yi-Chuan) reaches career 1300th hit.
- Brothers’ 周思齊 (Chou Szu-Chi) records career 100th home run.
- Brothers’ 王勝偉 (Wang Seng-Wei) sets CPBL record for most career hit-by-pitch. (101)
- Monkeys’ 洪一中 (Hong I-Chung) sets CPBL record for most career wins as manager.
- Uni-Lions’ 潘威倫 (Pan Wei-Lun) records 1000th career strikeout.
- Monkeys’ 陳禹勳 (Chen Yu-Hsun) sets CPBL record for most saves in single season. (37 Saves)
2018 CPBL Personal Milestones and Records Tracker
- 1300th home run at Tainan Stadium. (1277)
- Franchise 500th triple. (493)
- 潘武雄 (Pan Wu-Hsiung) 1000th career hit. (987)
- 高國慶 (Kao Kuo-Ching) 1600th career hit. (1582)
- 劉芙豪 (Liu Fu-Hao) 1100th career hit. (1083)
- 陳鏞基 (Chen Yung-Chi) 100th career home run (79)
- 陽建福 (Yang Chien-Fu) 1300th inning pitched. (1297.1) (5th player to reach)
- 陽建福 (Yang Chien-Fu) 200th game start. (199)
- 1000th home run at Xinzhuang Stadium. (948)
- 400th home run at Taichung Intercontinental Stadium. (397)
- Franchise 2500th stolen base. (2492)
- 林智勝 (Lin Chih-Sheng) 1500th career hit. (1485) (5th player to reach)
- 周思齊 (Chou Szu-Chi) 1400th career hit. (1376)
- 彭政閔 (Peng Cheng-Min) 1900th career hit. (1854)
- 彭政閔 (Peng Cheng-Min) 200th career home run. (184)