In the next match of the Chinese Professional Baseball League, Chinatrust Brothers will be locking horns against the table-toppers Rakuten Monkeys at the Tainain Baseball Stadium in Taiwan.
This would be the third clash between these two sides in this edition of the CPBL. In their previous two encounters, Rakuten Monkeys have managed wins with a scoreline of 3-2 and 10-4. The Monkeys are in good form and will hold the upper hand going into this particular fixture.
Talking about the current form of the two teams, Rakuten Monkeys with 9 wins and only 2 possess from 11 matches sits right at the top of the pile, whereas, the Chinatrust Brothers have only managed 5 wins and lost 7 from 12 matches and are sitting at the third position. A win here for the Brothers can help them propel to the second spot, a position they would definitely be eyeing.
Venue: Tainan Baseball Stadium
Time: 4:10 PM IST
Chinatrust Brothers: WWLWL
Rakuten Monkeys: WLLWW
Here we come up with Dream11 Fantasy Baseball prediction and team news.
Unlike Cricket or Football where 11 players take the field, in Baseball only 9 players are allowed to take the field.
Chinatrust Brothers: Chen Tzu-Hao, Chiang Kun-Yu, Chang Chih-Hao, Jian Kun-Yu, Chan Tzu-Hsien, Liao Yi-Chung, Wang Wei-Chen, Kao Yu-Chieh, Lin Chih-Sheng, Hsu Chi-Hung
Rakuten Monkeys: Cheng Chin, Chu Yu-Hsien, Lin Li, Lin Cheng-Fei, Kuo Yen-Wen, Ryan Carpenter, Lin Hung-Yu, Chen Chun-Hsiu, Chen Chen-Wei, Lan Yin-Lun
From Rakuten Monkeys, once again the onus would be on the likes of Chen Chen-Wei and Lin-Li. Both have been regular members of the side and well definitely start in this game as well. Both scored a run in the last game and had one hit point in a low-scoring affair.
Lin Hongyu who had 3 hit points in the last game is also an expected starter for the Monkeys.
Chinatrust Brothers will depend on the likes of Jiang Kunyu who had 2 hit points and a run in the last game. Apart from him Wang Wei-Chen has been a regular figure in the side and has scored 2 runs in the last two games.
Both teams haven't announced their pitchers for this game. Therefore, in the Dream11 fantasy team, we will update the same once the line-ups are out. To get the fantasy teams, switch to our premium account.