CPBL Stats Podcast

CPBL Stats Podcast

Can't get enough of Taiwan's CPBL? Why not join Tom and Rob for your weekly dose of Taiwan's professional baseball league.


July 24, 2020 18 min
Your weekly dose of Taiwan's CPBL:

- CPBL's journey from 0 fans to over 10,000 fans in the stands.
- Tom and Rob talks about the possibility of removing the fans limits.
- CTBC Brothers win the 2020 first-half season title.
- Why the Brothers are the best team in the first half season.
- CPBL play-off format explained.
- Brothers winning the Taiwan Series this year might be good for Taiwan baseball.
- Brothers' plan to set up ...
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Special interview episode with Daniel Shih, the man behind the CPBL official Twitter account.

- Daniel's baseball origin story.
- First day working for the league.
- Philosophy how Daniel handles editing highlights and recaps.
- What kind of contents overseas fans enjoy?
- Running out of ways to say home runs.
- Daily routine working for the CPBL's social media team.
- What can fans expect from the CPBL Twitter account in the near...
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July 10, 2020 17 min
Your weekly dose of Taiwan's CPBL:

- Fubon Guardians suspended Hu Chin-Lung indefinitely over leaked message scandal.
- Guardians are rebuilding in the 2nd half
- Rumour why the Guardians sent down Lin Che-Hsuan.
- Rumour the Guardians are trying to trade away Hu Chin-Lung and Lin Che-Hsuan.
- Trade rumour between the Uni-Lions and Guardians (Chang Wei-Sheng and Wang Wei-Yung).
- Tom and Rob talks about why there isn't much trade...
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Your weekly dose of Taiwan's CPBL:

- Uni-Lions parted ways with Ryan Feierabend.
- Uni-Lions signed a yet to be named former MLB right-hander.
- Tom talks about being in Taoyuan Stadium infield for the first time.
- Fubon Guardians' clubhouse drama involving veteran Hu Chin-Lung.
- Guardians sent Hu down to the farm team jail.
- Guardians never-ending in-fighting scandals.
- Tom attended his 200th CPBL game.
- How Tom became an Uni...
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Your weekly dose of Taiwan's CPBL:

- Uni-Lions released Donn Roach.
- Uni-Lions reportedly signed Brock Dykxhoorn.
- Potential problems for Dykxhoorn.
- Guardians signed Manny Bañuelos.
- Guardians want to sign foreign hitter, why this is a silly idea.
- Guardians' lack of depth discussion.
- Brothers close to signing Arturo Reyes.
- Ariel Miranda said Taiwan is too hot.
- Rob and Tom talks about their heatstroke experience.
- Tom ta...
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Your weekly dose of Taiwan's CPBL:

- Uni-Lions demoted Kuo Fu-Lin for driving under the influence.
- CPBL's handed out another pathetic out of date punishment.
- Kuo likely to face internal punishment for damaged the Uni-Lions' public image.
- Lin Chih-Hsiang incident in 2017, ended up losing his job.
- Unnamed foreign player will join the Uni-Lions.
- Unnamed foreign player will join the Fubon Guardians.
- Playing in the wint...
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Your weekly dose of Taiwan's CPBL:

- CPBL loosen restrictions at the games, no more masks.
- Rain of biblical proportions.
- Chiang Chen-Yen became 3rd CPBL player to start and won a game on his birthday.
- Tom talks about Chiang Chen-Yen.
- Rob talks about Lin Chao-Huang and Kuo-Lee Chien-Fu.
- Guardians' currently on a 19-game home run streak.
- Home run streak in the KBO, NPB and MLB.
- Chu Yu-Hsien hit the 10,000th home run in ...
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Your weekly dose of Taiwan's CPBL:

- Following up on CPBL juiced ball scandal.
- Did the league de-juiced the ball already?
- Ariel Miranda's whopping 300 USD fine, time for a rule change?
- Uni-Lions' home run streak ended in 23 games.
- Veteran Pan Wu-Hsiung's game-tying home run.
- CPBL announced 2020 draft schedule.
- Hidden gems from amateur tryouts.
- Dragons' expansion draft at the end of the year.
- Listeners que...
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Your weekly dose of Taiwan's CPBL:

- A lot of rainouts games.
- Crazy rescheduling back in 2017.
- Logan Darnell's CPBL debut.
- Ariel Miranda intentionally hitting Lin Yi-Chuan.
- CTBC Brothers banned 2 rowdy fans.
- Wei Chuan Dragons to adopt Hsinchu stadium (10+5 years deal).
- Listeners questions.
- Usage of analytics in the CPBL?
- Why Victor the Space Ape the greatest?
- What will it take to get 6th team in CPBL?
- How to in...
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May 21, 2020 27 min
Your weekly dose of Taiwan's CPBL:

- Total of 53 runs scored in 2 games.
- Chen Yung-Chi's big league and little league grand slams.
- CPBL revealed the balls are juiced this season.
- Who can stop Lin An-Ko from winning the rookie of the year award.
- Tom talks about rookie Lin Ching-Kai.
- Rob talks about mascots Open-Chan and Lock-Chan.
- Listeners questions.

Recorded on May 18, 2020
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Your weekly dose of Taiwan's CPBL:

- CPBL reopens to the public with 1000 fans per game limit.
- Lin An-Ko is very good at baseball.
- Uni-Lions' lineup heating up.
- Wei Chuan Dragons in 2021.
- Fubon Guardians choking once again.
- Guardians foreign player Mike Loree.
- Rakuten Monkeys bullpen.
- CPBL teams don't ship their merchandise overseas.
- Games are way too long this season.

Recorded on May 11, 2020
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