The professional baseball Lotte Giants beat the Hanwha Eagles and avenged the loss the previous day.
Lotte won 7-3 in an away game against Hanwha in the 2023 Shinhan Bank SOL KBO League held at Daejeon Hanwha Life Insurance Eagles Park on the 18th.
Starter Han Hyun-hee kept the mound firmly, striking out 6 in 6 innings. He committed 4 walks, but showed the power of giving only 1 hit to Hanwha’s lineup and harvested his 4th win (2 losses) of the season.
Han Hyun-hee lowered the average ERA of the season to 4.59 by pitching 6 scoreless innings in 2 consecutive games.
On the other line, Kim Min-seok’s presence shone. Kim Min-seok, who came out as the leadoff, took the lead in the team’s victory with 3 hits, 1 RBI and 1 run in 6 at-bats, including a home run.
Kim Min-seok came out as the lead batter in the first inning and hit a solo home run against Hanwha starter Jang Min-jae, giving the team a good start. This is the first home run by Kim Min-seok, a rookie high school graduate, in 29 games.
Lotte finished the first inning 2-0 with Han Dong-hee’s sacrifice fly from 1st, 1st and 3rd base.
Lotte, who added one more run in the top of the 5th inning, ran away 4-0 with Noh Jin-hyeok’s solo home run added in the 6th inning.
Lotte solidified its winning streak in the top of the 8th inning. Yoon Dong-hee opened the door with a triple. Then Park Seung-wook filled the first base with a walk. When Kim Min-seok grounded in front of the pitcher, Yoon Dong-hee, who was on third base, scored a run due to Hanwha’s obstruction of running base.스포츠토토
In the 2nd, 2nd and 3rd bases, Hanwha skipped Koh Seung-min with intentional 4 pitches and dealt with An Chi-hong, but gave up a heavy hit and was dragged to 0-7.
Hanwha scored three points in the attack at the end of the ninth, but could not close the already wide gap and hung its head.
Lotte, who recorded 21 wins and 12 losses with a win rate of 0.636, closely followed SSG Landers (24 wins, 13 losses, 1 draw, 0.649 win rate), who did not play due to the cancellation of the rain that day.
Meanwhile, the LG Twins defeated ktwiz 9-5 and succeeded in winning two consecutive victories. Kiwoom Heroes beat the Doosan Bears 7-3 to break a three-game losing streak.