1997 Taiwan Major League

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1997 was the first season for the Taiwan Major League, in its bid to rival the Chinese Professional Baseball League. The TML succeeded in luring numerous CPBL stars like two-time CPBL MVP Yi-Hsin Chen, Luis Iglesias, Epy Guerrero Jr. and I-Chung Hong.


Chianan Luka defeated Taipei Gida, 4 - 3, in the championship series


Yi-Hsin Chen went 19-11 with a 3.09 ERA for Chianan, leading in wins, to earn the MVP, his third in the past five years after his two in the CPBL.

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