Korean major league hitters performed together and decorated the ‘goodwill rivalry’ splendidly. San Diego Padres Kim Ha-seong and Pittsburgh Pirates Choi Ji-man faced off on the 27th (Korean time) at Petco Park in San Diego, California, USA. Kim Ha-seong started as 1st-2nd baseman and Choi Ji-man as 4th-1st baseman and swung the bat to win the team.
Both of them did well, but in the end only Choi won by decision. It was because he hit a cool home run and the team won 3-2. First, Kim Ha-seong. Kim Ha-seong, who has been showing off a good hitting feeling since the end of the first half, added a hit on this day as well. 3 consecutive hits. He also got one walk and completed a multi-on-base run. It is a great performance after being placed in the first batting order.
Ha-seong Kim reported a hit from his first at bat in the bottom of the first inning. He pushed opponent starter Oviedo’s breaking ball and made it a right-handed hit. San Diego got a chance to score from the first inning, picking out a walk to Tatis Jr., but Machado in the third threw cold water with a double play.
However, it was Kim Ha-seong who created another chance in the third episode. He got on base with a straight walk in a situation where there was no runner on the first run. And this time, Machado did not miss the chance. Kim Ha-seong was called home with a double. The score put San Diego in the balance 1-1.
Why wasn’t it a priority? It was because of Choi Ji-man’s home run. Choi Ji-man came out as the lead batter in the top of the second inning when the two teams were facing each other 0-0 and scored the first solo shot. 스포츠토토 He pulled the breaking ball of San Diego starter Lugo and made it a dominant home run. Choi Ji-man’s Season 6 gun. Due to his injury, he has been absent for a long time this season, and even after his return, he has been playing in the platoon system, but he is showing off his presence with a home run catcher when he gets a chance to start.
Choi Ji-man could not add a hit in the remaining three at-bats. However, Pittsburgh, which took the lead with Choi Ji-man’s preemptive solo shot, defeated San Diego 3-2 after a close match. Choi Ji-man is showing an ‘extreme’ appearance against right pitchers, so the possibility of becoming the main character of a ‘surprise deal’ before the trade deadline is being discussed.