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The Lamigo Monkeys are a team in the Chinese Professional Baseball League. They were formerly known as the La New Bears and changed their name in 2011. Their first manager was I-Chung Hong. He guided the team to a second-half title in 2011, but the team fell in the 2011 Taiwan Series. Hong guided them to a second-half championship in 2012 and to the 2012 Taiwan Series crown.