Hanwha Eagles wrote the winning series.
Hanwha won the 2023 Shinhan Bank SOL KBO League KIA Tigers home game held at Daejeon Hanwha Life Insurance Eagles Park on the 25th. With this, Hanwha completed the winning series by marking 15 wins, 3 draws and 25 losses. On the other hand, KIA had 19 wins and 20 losses and a win rate of 50% collapsed in another day.
The first priority was KIA. In the top of the first inning, Ryu Ji-hyeok, the lead batter, walked and got on base. Park Chan-ho hit a shortstop grounder and lead runner Ryu Ji-hyeok was out. During Socrates at bat, Hanwha starter Moon Dong-ju committed a balk, creating a scoring opportunity. Socrates retreated due to a floating ball in center field, but Choi Hyung-woo hit a timely hit to take the lead.
But something unexpected happened. Lee Eui-ri, the KIA starter, was knocked out early in the second episode. He walked lead batter Noh Si-hwan and then threw a head shot at Kim In-hwan. The first fastball fell out of his hand and hit Kim In-hwan’s head. He threw only 22 pitches and was ejected under the headshot rule.
KIA hurriedly put Kim Ki-hoon on the mound, but could not get a zero point. Hanwha succeeded in turning 2-1 by getting three consecutive walks.
The KIA bench changed pitchers again. Daeyu Kim came up. In the ensuing run with bases loaded, Jeong Eun-won scored an RBI with a ball that hit Eun-won. However, the inning ended as Moon Hyun-bin hit a straight hit and second base runner Park Sang-eon failed to return.
When the attack ended emptyly without a timely hit, the crisis was immediately encountered. KIA seized the opportunity right away. In the top of the 3rd inning, Socrates hit with 2 outs, Choi Hyeong-woo walked, and wild throws made 2 outs 2nd and 3rd base. Then, Ko Jong-wook hit 2 RBIs in a timely manner to balance the score 3-3.
In the second half of the game, Hanwha exerted their strength. At the end of the 6th inning, Lee Do-yoon got a heavy hit and went out, then advanced to second base with the opponent’s foil. Park Sang-eon hit the right time to break the tight balance. 4-3 Reversal.
On the other hand,먹튀검증 the face-to-face confrontation between the Fireballer Young Guns, which drew attention, ended in a bland way. Lee Eui-ri withdrew with 2 runs in 1 inning due to a headshot, and Moon Dong-joo went down with 5 hits, 3 walks, 2 strikeouts and 3 runs in 4 innings after a pitch hunt.
The Hanwha bullpen was an iron wall. Kim Bum-soo scored ⅔ innings scoreless, Yoon Dae-gyeong 1⅓ innings scoreless, Jeong Woo-ram 1 scoreless inning, Kang Jae-min scoreless in 1 inning, and Park Sang-won scoreless in 1 inning. Park Sang-won recorded the second save.