‘2 consecutive wins’ SSG, ‘2 consecutive losses’ 3.5 game chase after leader LG
Doosan and NC jump to third place with joint victory…
End of kt 7th consecutive win
KIA turned to win-loss margin plus in 77 days as a sacrifice to Hanwha
In August, Samsung Lions, a professional baseball team showing off a hot hitting feeling, secured a winning series (at least 2 wins out of 3 consecutive matches) by beating the LG Twins for two days in a row.
In the home game against LG in the 2023 Shinhan Bank SOL KBO League held at Samsung Lions Park in Daegu on the 5th, Samsung won 6-3 with the power of the batting line that drove in 12 hits and the good fight of starter Baek Jeong-hyun.
Samsung, which had a come-from-behind victory against LG the previous day 5-4, won two consecutive wins in a come-from-behind game for two days in a row, winning two of the three home games in a row.
It has been 826 days since May 1, 2021 that Samsung secured a winning series against LG.
Samsung, the lowest ranked player with 39 wins, 54 losses and 1 draw (0.419 win rate), erased the ride with Kiwoom Heroes (41 wins, 56 losses, 3 draws, 0.423 win rate), who lost in the game that day, and started the runoff.
Samsung, who gave up two runs to LG first in the first inning, made up for one point in the counterattack at the bottom of the first inning with lead batter Kim Hyeon-jun’s triple and Kim Seong-yoon’s sacrifice fly.
In the 3rd inning, Ja-wook Koo tied the score with 1 RBI and 2 bases from 1 out, 1st and 2nd base, and then Ji-hyeok Ryu sacrificed fly with 1 out and bases loaded, and succeeded in turning the score 3-2.
Ja-wook Koo achieved the 64th 2,000 and 53rd 250 doubles in the history of the KBO League at the same time with the double that turned the game to the starting point.
When LG balanced the game with Austin Dean’s 13th solo arch of the season in the top of the 4th inning, Samsung took the lead again in the bottom of the 4th inning with Lee Jae-hyun’s 8th 1-run homer of the season.
In the 5th inning, Ryu Ji-hyeok’s timely hit and double steal (double steal) operation from 2nd, 1st and 3rd base added 1 point and ran away to 6-3.
The Samsung started the bullpen from the 7th inning, and Woo Kyu-min, Lee Jae-ik, and Oh Seung-hwan were responsible for one scoreless inning each and kept the victory.
Samsung starter Baek Jung-hyun harvested 6 wins (5 losses) of the season with 7 hits (1 home run), 1 strikeout and 3 runs (1 earned run) in 6 innings.
On the other hand, ahead of the game, a post was posted saying that there would be a ‘weapon riot’ at Daegu Samsung Lions Park, and the riot police, special forces, and local police were mobilized.
Doosan Bears and NC Dinos, tied for 4th, went up the ranks one step at a time to tie for 3rd.
In the match against kt wiz held at Jamsil Stadium, Doosan won 7-4 with starter Brandon Waddell’s 7 innings, 4 hits, 1 walk, 8 strikeouts, no runs, and the firepower of the other line.
Doosan, who lost to kt the day before and lost 3rd place, took kt to 5th place in one day with 47 wins, 43 losses and 1 draw, and became tied for 3rd place with NC.
From the first inning, Doosan scored 1 point with Sue-bin Su and Jae-ho Kim’s consecutive doubles, and tied 2 errors in the opponent’s defense and added 2 points to lead 3-0.
Doosan scored 1 point with Jeong Su-bin’s triple in the 2nd inning and another 1 point in the 4th inning with a wild throw against the opponent. In the 5th inning, Yang Seok-hwan hit a 2-run homer, his 16th of the season, leading Doosan to 7-0 and putting a wedge in the victory.
In the 8th inning, kt tied Anthony Alford’s RBI double, Moon Sang-cheol’s sacrifice fly, and Hwang Jae-gyun’s two-run homer to score 4 runs, but could not catch up and finished 7 consecutive victories.
In the game held in Changwon, NC won 3 consecutive wins by defeating Kiwoom Heroes 4-3 for two days in a row.
NC tied Park Min-woo’s double and Seo Ho-cheol’s single against Kiwoom starter Jang Jae-young in the first inning to make the 1st and 3rd bases safe, and then scored the first point with Park Kun-woo’s infield grounder.
Then, in 1 out 1 and 2 base, Kwon Hee-dong hit a double with 2 RBIs in the middle left, leading to 3-0.
In Kiwoom’s counterattack in the 3rd inning, lead hitter Kim Joon-wan opened the door with a double, then Kim Hye-seong hit an RBI in a timely manner, and Ronnie Dawson hit a 2-run home run to tie the score in season 3.
It was Kim Seong-wook’s one shot that caused a crack in the tight pitching match that followed.바카라사이트
Kim Seong-wook gave the team victory by hitting the final solo shot against Kim Seong-jin, the 4th pitcher of Kiwoom in the 8th inning.
9th place Kiwoom suffered a 7-game losing streak and was in danger of falling to the bottom.
In Gwangju, the home team, the KIA Tigers, defeated the Hanwha Eagles 9-3 and won three games in a row.
6th place KIA, with 44 wins, 43 losses and 1 draw, turned the win-loss margin into a plus after 77 days since May 20th.
From the first inning, KIA scored 4 points with Kim Do-young, Na Seong-beom, and Kim Sun-bin’s three consecutive timely hits and Lee Woo-sung’s sacrifice fly, and beat Hanwha starter Han Seung-hyuk.
Hanwha also followed up with a one-run double by Oh Seon-jin in the second inning and Choi Jae-hoon’s two RBI double in the top of the seventh inning.
Then KIA scored 5 points at the end of the 7th inning and got Hanwha’s white flag.
KIA starter Thomas Panoni won his second win of the season with a powerful pitching of 6⅔innings, 7 hits, 2 walks, 10 strikeouts and 3 runs.
The batting line helped Panoni with effective hitting, scoring 9 runs with 11 hits.
In Busan, SSG Landers’ Choo Shin-soo led the team’s 9-6 victory with his first 5-hit game after entering the KBO League against the Lotte Giants.
Choo Shin-soo, who hit a double in the 1st inning, a double in the 3rd, a bunt in the 5th, and a hit in front of the right fielder in the 6th, hit a timely hit with 1 RBI in front of the left fielder in the 10th inning, 1 out, 1st and 2nd base, with a score of 6-6.
Choo Shin-soo, who recorded 5 hits in 6 at-bats, 1 RBI and 4 runs, raised his batting average from 0.254 to 0.269 in one day.
With Choo Shin-soo’s hit, SSG took the lead again, and Choi Jeong-cheol hit 2 RBIs in a timely manner with 2 outs loaded, putting a wedge in the victory.
Seo Jin-yong, who leads the league in saves, harvested his 30th save of the season and set a record of “achieve 30 saves without a blown save” for the first time since 2006, when blown saves began to be counted.
2nd place SSG, who had 2 consecutive wins, narrowed the gap with 1st place LG, who lost 2 consecutive losses, to 3.5 games.
Lotte Jung-hoon hit a 3-run home run in the 1st inning and a 1-run home run in the 7th inning, recording 2 home runs in a game for the first time in 8 years since the SK Wyverns (now SSG) match on May 26, 2015, but the team lost.