Memorable Moments of Peng Cheng-Min (Mr. CPBL)
After 19 seasons, the Chinatrust Brothers’ 41-year-old veteran 彭政閔 (Peng Cheng-Min) will retire from baseball on September 29. Let us take a look back at some of the best moments of Mr CPBL’s career (2001-2019).
Song of the Braves: Peng Cheng-Min’s Theme Song
CPBL Debut: First At-Bat, Hit, Home Run (2001)
2001 Taiwan Series Debut as Rookie
As a rookie, Peng Cheng-Min made his Taiwan Series debut in 2001 and went 4-for-4. He finished the 2001 Taiwan Series hitting .464/516/.821 with two home runs and ten RBI.
Hit 3 Home Runs in 2008 Taiwan Series Game 1
1000th Career Hit in CPBL (2010)
2000th Career Hit in CPBL (2019)
Final Home Run in 2019 CPBL All-Star Game
Last Hit Wearing Brother Elephants Uniform
In 2013, the Brother Elephants sold their team to Chinatrust Financial at the end of the season. Here is Peng Cheng Min collected his final hit wearing the Brother Elephants uniform.
2013 World Baseball Classic Home Run
2008 Olympics: Head Dive, Game-Tying RBI
In 2008, during the Olympic game against Korea. Team Taiwan’s starting pitcher gave up eight runs in the first two innings. Peng kickstarted Taiwan’s rally by laying down a bunt and then head-dive to the first base for a hit.
In the sixth inning, he tied up the game 8-8 with a 2-RBI double. Unfortunately, Taiwan gave up another run in the seventh and lost the game to Korea 8-9 in the end.