The Nakdong River Battle is different!’
The 7th place Lotte Giants defeated Nakdong River rival NC Dinos and escaped from a 4-game losing streak.
Lotte broke the losing streak by beating 6-3 in the home game against the 2023 Shinhan Bank SOL KBO League NC held at Sajik Stadium in Busan on the 2nd.
Foreign ace Charlie Barnes’ victory against Eric Peddy, who was leading the team with 14 wins, was even more brilliant.
After one out in the top of the second inning, Lotte took the lead with consecutive hits by Jeon Jun-woo, Lee Jung-hoon, and Park Seung-wook, and continued to lead 2-0 by adding one point with a wild throw from the second out.
After making up 1 point with Kwon Hee-dong’s timely hit in the beginning of the 3rd inning, NC added 2 points with Do Tae-hoon’s infield grounder and Park Se-hyuk’s timely hit in the 4th inning with 1 company, 1st and 3rd base, and turned the score to 3-2.
However, in the bottom of the 4th inning, Jeong Bo-geun hit a 2-run home run against NC ace Pedy, Lotte’s first run of the season, and turned the score around 4-3.
After two outs, Lotte led 5-3 with Kim Min-seok’s double and Nico Goodrum’s timely hit.
In the bottom of the 6th inning, Gudrum’s timely hit gave the game another 1 run.
Lotte starter Barnes blocked 7 hits and 3 runs in 6 innings, becoming the winning pitcher.
NC’s foreign ace Eric Peddy, who had been leading the division with 14 wins and 2 losses and an ERA of 1.74 until the previous day, was knocked out after allowing 5 runs with 9 hits in 4 innings.
Peddy, who has given up the most runs in the least innings this season, soared to 2.10 ERA.
■ Samsung Kang Min-ho hits the end after 2 outs in the bottom of the 9th… KIA Yang Hyun-jong 3 runs
In Daegu, the Samsung Lions, with Kang Min-ho’s final hit, won the KIA Tigers 7-6 again.
After two outs in the first inning, KIA scored the first run by Na Seong-beom with a solo home run that went over the right fence.
After two outs in the bottom of the third inning, Samsung made it 1-1 with consecutive hits from Kim Ji-chan, Kim Hyun-joon and Ryu Ji-hyeok.
In the continued attack, Ryu Ji-hyeok succeeded in stealing second base, and Samsung made 2 out 2nd and 3rd base, and Koo Ja-wook hit 2 RBIs and took a 3-1 lead.
However, KIA turned the batter in the top of the 6th inning and scored 4 points and succeeded in reversing.
KIA, who seized the chance to secure the bases safely with Choi Won-joon’s heavy hit and two walks, scored two points and tied the score 3-3 with Na Seong-beom’s sacrifice fly and Choi Hyeong-woo’s timely hit.
After two outs, Kim Seon-bin’s double and Kim Tae-goon’s timely hit added 2 points and overturned the score to 5-3.
At the end of the 8th inning, Samsung made up 1 point with pinch hitter Kang Min-ho’s sacrifice fly, but KIA took advantage of an opponent’s mistake in the top of the 9th inning and added 1 point, leading 6-4 and seemed to solidify their victory.
However, in the bottom of the 9th inning with one out and bases loaded, Ryu Ji-hyeok hit 2 RBIs to the left to tie the game at 6-6.
KIA Yang Hyeon-jong gave up 3 runs with 7 hits in 5 innings and went down in a situation behind, but avoided defeat thanks to the batting line.
■ Doosan Overtime 12th Inning Jeong Su-Bin Right-handed
Hit Timely Finishing Point In Daejeon, where Su-Bin Su hit the winning run in the top of the 12th inning, the Doosan Bears defeated the Hanwha Eagles 4-1.
In the top of the 3rd inning, Doosan’s lead hitter Park Gye-beom got a heavy hit and succeeded in stealing second base, and Kim Jae-ho scored a right-handed hit at the right time to score the first run.
Hanwha, who was being dragged, made it 1-1 with Chae Eun-seong hitting a solo home run in the bottom of the 4th inning.
The match was split in 12 innings.
Doosan’s lead hitter Kim Jae-ho hit a hit in the middle left, followed by a sacrifice bunt, followed by a right-handed hit by Su-bin Sue to score a golden finish.
After two outs, Yang Seok-Hwan’s left-handed hit and Yang Eui-Ji’s double hit added two points to put a wedge in.
■ ‘Park Hae-min 5 RBIs’ LG runs for 6 consecutive wins after 5 consecutive losses in the second half
LG Twins won 6-3 thanks to Park Hae-min scoring 5 RBIs alone, including a sweeping triple to score the winning run against Kiwoom Heroes at Jamsil Stadium. did.
With this, LG, who won 6 consecutive wins after 5 consecutive losses in the second half, beat SSG Landers, who lost on the day, by 4.5 games.
The game in which Ahn Woo-jin and Lee Jeong-yong started the match continued until the 6th inning, where the score was 0-0.
However, LG’s concentration shone in the second half of the game.
In the bottom of the 7th inning, LG made the second and third bases safe with consecutive hits by Oh Ji-hwan and Moon Bo-gyeong, and then Park Dong-won walked out with an intentional walk and took the chance to load the bases.
Park Hae-min, who went to bat, hit a sweeping triple that went beyond the height of the right fielder against An Woo-jin.
An Woo-jin, who was fighting hard in this one shot, was beaten.
LG escaped 4-0 by adding one point to Kiwoom relief pitcher Jang Jae-young’s wild throw in the continued 1st and 3rd base.메이저놀이터
In the bottom of the 8th inning, Park Hae-min again hit a timely hit with 2 RBIs, leading 6-0 and securing a clear victory.
Kiwoom made up for 3 points with pinch hitter Kim Woong-bin’s double in the beginning of the 9th inning, but could not turn it over.
Ahn Woo-jin, who ranked first in strikeouts, added 5 strikeouts until the 6th inning, but gave up 4 runs with 6 hits and 2 walks, becoming a losing pitcher.
■ kt Cuevas 7 innings scoreless 4th win… SSG Kwang-Hyun Kim lost 1 run in 7 innings
In Suwon, kt wiz, who had a good fight with William Cuevas, defeated SSG Landers with Kim Gwang-Hyun 1-0.
KT starter Cuevas blocked the SSG lineup with 6 hits, 5 strikeouts and no runs in 7 innings with a ball speeding up to 150 km per hour and harvested his 4th win of the season.
SSG Kim Gwang-hyun also threw well, throwing 4 hits, 3 walks, 2 strikeouts and 1 run in 7 innings, but suffered his 3rd loss (6 wins) of the season as he was not helped by the other line.
kt scored a valuable finish with two long hits in the 4th inning.
Leading batsman Anthony Alford opened the door with a double to the left fielder, followed by Hwang Jae-gyun with a single RBI double from second out and third base.
Hwang Jae-gyun led the batting line with 2 hits, 1 walk and 1 RBI in 2 at-bats.
kt, who fell to the bottom due to injuries to key players at the beginning of the season, beat NC that day and rose to fourth place alone.
SSG had 8 hits, but the batting line’s concentration fell and it was defeated.
SSG coach Kim Won-hyung was ejected at the end of the 8th inning for protesting against the first base umpire’s decision to check his swing.