SSG Landers won 6-5 with a thrilling finish in the bottom of the 10th inning of extra time against Doosan in the “2022 Shinhan Bank SOL KBO League” held at SSG Landers Field in Incheon on the 22nd.
In the bottom of the 10th inning of extra time, when it was a 5-5 tie, SSG Landers Park Sung-han appeared as the leadoff hitter. Against Doosan’s Hong Kun-hee, he hit a double that cut through the left-center to create a walk-off scoring opportunity. Park Sung-han, the second baseman, ran to third base with an infield grounder hit by pinch hitter Kim Jae-hyun in the direction of first base.
Doosan carried out a man-look operation with four automatic balls in a row in Oh Tae-gon and pinch hitter Kim Min-sik. Kim Sung-hyun, who entered the batter’s box with one out and a full base, hit a walk-off sacrifice fly, and Park Sung-han, the third baseman, slightly avoided Park Se-hyuk’s tag home and scored.
Kim Sung-hyun and Park Sung-han were happy with a hot hug. However, he requested Doosan’s video review. While taking a breath, junior players gathered around Kim Sung-hyun to celebrate with a bottle of water.
Kim Sung-hyun refused to wash the water when he told his juniors, “Don’t do it! Really don’t do it.” However, when the video review was decided to be safe, the juniors congratulated Kim Sung-hyun with an intense water baptism. 바카라사이트넷
SSG starter Oh Won-seok recorded a quality start with 102 pitches, 8 hits (one home run), 2 walks, 4 strikeouts, and 3 runs (two earned runs) in 7 innings, but unfortunately, he did not win.
Kim Sung-hyun led the team to victory with one hit and two RBIs in three at-bats. The walk-off sacrifice fly is the first record of the season. And Han Yu-seom scored one hit (one home run) and two RBIs in five at-bats, while Choi Jung scored two hits and two RBIs in five at-bats.
Head coach Kim Won-hyung said after the game, “It was a difficult game. (Oh)Wonseok unfortunately did not become the winning pitcher, but he threw seven innings well. “Today, (Choi) Ji-hoon showed a really good performance in offense and defense, and (Choi) Jung-yi and (Han) Yoo-seom also scored the necessary points in the center batting order,” he said.
Head coach Kim Won-hyung continued, “After (Park) Sung-han got on base in the bottom of the 10th inning, (Kim) Jae-hyun was in a difficult situation in his first game of the season, but he hit a hit well, and (Kim) Sung-hyun hit a sacrifice fly to win.”