The Lotte Giants ended their two-game losing streak in an exhibition game against the KIA Tigers. On the 27th, Lotte won 6-2 in a home game against KIA, which was defeated in a night game at Sajik Stadium.
KIA took the initiative. At the beginning of the 5th inning, when the score was tight 0-0, Kim Seok-hwan, who came out to bat with 2 out on 1st base, turned the bat for the 2nd pitch thrown by Lotte starting pitcher Na Kyun-an.
The ball went over the right wall and became a two-run home run. KIA broke the balance of 0 with Kim Seok-hwan’s one shot.
However, Lotte reversed the flow of the game at once by making a big inning at the end of the 6th inning that was being dragged.
Ahn Chi-hong, who came out as the lead hitter, got on base with a double against KIA’s third pitcher Kim Seung-hyun. Afterwards, Jeon Jun-woo went to first base due to a shortstop error and created chances for first and second base safely.
Follow-up hitter Han Dong-hee made a timely hit, and second base runner An Chi-hong stepped on the groove to make up for one point. Then pitcher Kim Dae-yu, who had changed at the plate with Koh Seung-min, made a check error, and second base runner Jeon Jun-woo came home and balanced the game 2-2.
Koh Seung-min struck a timely hit at the third base opportunity, and Lotte reversed to 3-2. Additional points followed immediately.
Jung Hoon’s hit came out, and Park Seung-wook, who came to the plate, put in a sacrifice bunt, and here the KIA defense made another mistake. Third base runner Koh Seung-min took advantage of the gap and came home. Yoo Kang-nam, who came in as a pinch hitter in Jeong Bo-geun’s at-bat, hit a sacrifice fly to the right field, and Lotte ran away 5-2.
Follow-up hitter Shin Yun-hoo struck out, but Ahn Kwon-soo hit a timely hit to make it 6-2.
Lotte kept the lead. Following Na Gyun-an, Lee Min-seok, Choi Jun-yong, and Koo Seung-min played their part as ‘Pil Seung-jo’, and Kim Won-joong, who finished in the top of the 9th inning, took the mound and blocked the KIA lineup well without conceding any additional runs.
SSG Landers beat the LG Twins 5-1 in an away game at Jamsil Stadium. Left-hander Kirk McCarty, who started at SSG, threw 76 pitches in 5 innings, giving up 7 hits, 1 walk, 5 strikeouts and 1 run.
Doosan Bears beat Kiwoom Heroes 5-3 at Gocheok Sky Dome. In the top of the 6th inning, when Doosan was trailing 0-2, José Rojas, who came out as the lead batter, fired a solo shot and started the chase.
In the inning, Doosan tied the score 2-2 with Kang Seung-ho’s ground ball in front of the third baseman in the bases loaded chance, followed by Lee Yu-chan’s timely hit to turn the game around to 3-2. In the top of the 7th inning, Rojas’ timely double and Shin Sung-hyun’s timely hit added two runs and ran away.
Kiwoom chased a point with Kim Dong-hyun’s timely hit at the end of the 9th inning, but could not return the game to the starting point. Doosan starting pitcher Choi Won-joon pitched well with 2 hits, 2 walks, 3 strikeouts and 2 runs (1 earned run) in 6 innings.
KT Wiz beat NC Dinos 2-0 at KT Wiz Park in Suwon. Joon Sohn, who started the game, checked his condition with 2 hits, 1 walk메이저사이트, 5 strikeouts and no runs in 4 innings.
KT Anthony Alford hit a solo home run at the bottom of the 3rd inning and activated the third cannon in the demonstration game. It was an exhibition match for NC, but it suffered 5 consecutive losses. On the other hand, KT ran with a pleasant 4-game winning streak.
Another night game between Hanwha Eagles and Samsung Lions made Hanwha laugh. In an away game held at Samsung Lions Park in Daegu, Hanwha won 8-2 with 11 hits at the forefront.
Hanwha Noh Si-hwan hit his fourth home run in the demonstration game with a preemptive solo shot in the top of the second inning. Samsung’s 8-game winning streak came to an end with the loss. The 10 clubs will finish their demonstration game schedule on the 28th. The KBO League regular season begins on April 1.
▲Starting pitchers for the 28th professional baseball demonstration game
▲Jamsil Stadium: Oh Won-seok (SSG)-Adam Plutko (LG) ▲Gocheok Sky Dome: Kim Dong-ju (Doosan)-Ariel Hurado (Kiwoom) ▲Suwon KT Wiz Park: Jeong Gu-beom (NC)- Bae Bae-seong (KT) ▲ Daegu Samsung Lions Park: Won Tae-in (Samsung) – Kim Ki-joong (Hanwha) ▲ Sajik Stadium: Lim Ki-young (KIA) – Kim Dong-woo (Lotte)