Lotte Giants decorated the midweek game with a winning series and closely pursued the lead.
Lotte won the 2023 Shinhan Bank SOL KBO League Hanwha Eagles away match held today (18th) at Hanwha Life Insurance Eagles Park in Daejeon, with starters Han Hyun-hee’s strong fight, Kim Min-seok and No Jin-hyuk’s home run, and a 7-3 victory.
2nd place Lotte, who avenged the loss the previous day and recorded a win rate of 0.636 with 21 wins and 12 losses, pursued the first place SSG Landers (24 wins, 13 losses, 1 draw, win rate 0.649) with a difference of 0.013 odds, whose match was canceled due to rain that day.
As soon as Lotte started in the first inning, first batter Kim Min-seok hit a superior solo home run against Hanwha starter Jang Min-jae to take the lead.
It was the first home run by Kim Min-seok, a ‘new high school graduate’, in 29 games.
Lotte took a 2-0 lead with Han Dong-hee’s sacrifice fly in the one-out 1st and 3rd base.
In the 5th inning, Ahn Kwon-su, who hit to the left after two outs, succeeded in stealing second base, and Ko Seung-min called in a right-handed hit at the right time, widening the score to 3-0. In the 6th inning, Noh Jin-hyeok hit a solo home run to make it 4-0.
In the beginning of the 8th inning, when Yoon Dong-hee hit a triple in mid-month, Lotte, who gained momentum, tied two balls and Ahn Chi-hong’s timely hit amidst an opponent’s error and ran away with 3 points and 7-0.카지노사이트
After two outs at the bottom of the ninth, Hanwha followed Lee Jin-young and Choi Jae-hoon’s consecutive hits, followed by Kwon Kwang-min’s superior 3-run homer, but they couldn’t chase it anymore.
Kwon Kwang-min, who signed with the American Professional Baseball Chicago Cubs in 2016 and joined Hanwha last year, reported his first home run in the KBO League.
Lotte starter Han Hyun-hee picked up 6 strikeouts up to the 6th inning and blocked it with 1 hit and no run, winning his 4th win (2nd loss) of the season.