On the day the fastest ball in the history of a Korean pitcher in the KBO League came out, KIA, who watched against the ball, took the game and paid for the overtime loss the day before.
In the match against Hanwha in the ‘2023 Shinhan Bank SOL KBO League’ held at Gwangju-Kia Champions Field on the 12th, KIA won 2-0 with the power of the mound that kept starter Sean Anderson’s 7th inning reverse pitch and Lee Woo-sung’s 2 RBI timely hit in the 2nd inning. won with KIA (3 wins and 4 losses), which ended its losing streak, started running again toward a 50% win rate. On the other hand, Hanwha (2-7) failed to make a winning streak and failed to escape from the bottom.
KIA starter Anderson threw 93 pitches in 7 innings, giving up 3 hits, 1 walk, 7 strikeouts and no runs, earning his first win in the KBO League. The bullpen led by Jeon Sang-hyun and Jung Hae-young also did not allow Hanwha to pursue. On the other line, Lee Woo-sung played an active part, hitting two important RBIs in a timely manner in the second inning.
Hanwha pitched relatively well with 3 hits, 2 walks, 6 strikeouts and 2 runs in 6 innings, including the KBO league’s highest speed (160.1km) by a Korean player in the KBO league when starter Moon Dong-ju hit Park Chan-ho in the first inning, but was not supported by other lines and suffered the first loss of the season. The lineup was generally lackluster. The entire team only got one walk on three hits that day.
Moon Dong-ju made a staggering start in the first inning, but KIA, which did not miss the second inning, took the lead. In the KIA, Hwang Dae-in, the leader, took a walk calmly, and Choi Hyung-woo supported the back with a heavy hit, creating a chance for 1st and 2nd base safely. Byun Woo-hyeok with a ground ball to second base and Kim Ho-ryeong with a catcher’s fly ball, but Lee Woo-seong scored a crucial two-time hit through the middle right to take the lead after two outs.
After that, the attack was lulled. Hanwha, who missed the scoring opportunity that came early in the game, was tied up by Anderson. KIA also missed an opportunity in the third inning and was unable to score an additional point for Moon Dong-ju, who found stability. 먹튀검증
KIA led 2-0 in the 8th inning, when Park Chan-ho, the leader, walked and went to second base with a stolen base. In the 1st and 3rd base, which led to Socrates’ ground ball to 2nd base, Hanwha skipped Hwang Dae-in with a deliberate 4th pitch, filled the 1st base, and faced Choi Hyung-woo. However, KIA could not score an additional point due to a follow-up hit. However, the power of the mound remained intact. Even Jung Hae-young, who finished the ninth inning with a 2-0 lead, calmly organized one inning and completed a ‘shutout victory’.