Professional baseball LG Twins solidified their lead by showing off their firepower, scoring 17 points with 18 hits and 9 walks.
LG won 17-8 in the home game against Kiwoom Heroes held at Jamsil Stadium in Seoul on the 13th and won 5 consecutive wins. In August, with an odds ratio of 0.800 (8 wins, 2 losses), the game gap with second place SSG Landers was maintained at 6 games. In addition, in terms of performance against Kiwoom this season, they had an absolute advantage with 11 wins, 3 draws and 1 loss. On the other hand, the bottom Kiwoom lost 4 consecutive losses after escaping from 9 consecutive losses by giving up the initiative at the beginning of the game due to large losses.
The concentration of the LG batters shone as soon as the game started. At the end of the first inning, he tied two walks, one hit, and opponent starter Kim Dong-gyu’s wild pitching to lead by two points. Kiwoom tied the score with 2 points at the beginning of the 2nd inning, but LG ran away with 3 points again at the end of the 2nd inning by combining Park Dong-won’s solo home run (Season 17), Lee Jae-won’s home steal, and Shin Min-jae’s timely hit.
At the end of the 3rd inning, LG scored 7 runs all at once while batting around and seized the victory early. Leading batter Austin Dean opened the door with a solo home run (Season 15). Subsequently, Joo-Hyun Jung, Bo-Kyung Moon (double), Dong-Won Park, and Jae-Won Lee drove in consecutive hits. After one out, the opposing second baseman’s error, Shin Min-jae’s timely hit, Kim Hyun-soo’s sacrifice fly, and Austin’s two RBI’s timely hit continued, devastating the Kiwoom mound. LG added 1 point in the 4th inning, 3 points in the 7th inning, and 1 point in the 8th inning to finish the victory step by step.
Austin was at the forefront of the attack with 3 hits and 4 RBIs including a home run, and Shin Min-jae and Lee Jae-won also played a 3-hit game side by side. LG starter Lim Chan-gyu posted his 9th win (2nd loss) of the season even after giving up 5 runs in 5 innings.
Kiwoom also faced off with 15 hits in the long run and all starting batters hit (Season No. 23, Team No. 3), but it was not enough to make up for 17 runs. Kim Dong-gyu, who pitched as a tinkering starter, suffered his first loss of the season with 5 runs in 2 innings, and the second pitcher, Yang Hyun, recorded 7 runs in 1 inning (4 earned runs).토토사이트
Meanwhile, SSG defeated the Samsung Lions 4-0 with ace Kim Gwang-hyun’s 7 scoreless innings. Taylor Widener, who made his first start after being released from the NC Dinos and transferred to Samsung, earned his 4th loss (3 wins) of the season with 4 runs in 6 2/3 innings.
KT Wiz won 4-0 in Suwon’s home game to secure 3rd place. The exclusion of the 5th starter threw well with 6 scoreless innings and won the 6th win (6th loss) of the valuable season. NC ace Eric Peddy, who runs first in wins and ERA, recorded his 4th loss (15 wins) of the season with 3 runs (1 earned run) in 5 innings. The average ERA (1.96) to 1 point was maintained.
The Hanwha Eagles beat the Daejeon Doosan Bears 8-3, and the Lotte Giants beat the KIA Tigers 6-1 in their home game in Busan.