The game was canceled due to rain. SSG Landers and Kiwoom Heroes both changed their starting pitchers.
Kiwoom and SSG were scheduled to face off against each other at SSG Landers Field in Incheon on the 29th, but the game was eventually called off due to heavy rainfall and a soggy field.
Not only was the game in Incheon canceled, but all five KBO games that day were canceled.
With the game canceled due to rain, both teams changed their starting pitchers from domestic to foreign players. SSG switched from Oh Won-seok to Kirk McCarty, while Kiwoom switched from Jang Jae-young to Ian McKinney. “Seoul’s Mac and Incheon’s Mac will play,” joked one fan.
McCarney is 8-4 with a 2.51 ERA in 19 games this season. In his most recent start, on April 24, he allowed four runs on seven hits (three homers) and one walk with six strikeouts in 7 1/3 innings against the NC Dinos. 먹튀검증
He has made two appearances against the Kiwoom. In 13 innings pitched, he has a 1.38 ERA.
Kiwoom McKinney is 1-7 with a 6.34 ERA in 10 games this season. His most recent start was on April 24 against Doosan. He gave up six runs on five hits (two homers) in four innings with four walks and four strikeouts.
He has one other start against SSG, where he tossed six scoreless innings and picked up the win.
Meanwhile, Kiwoom has announced Ahn Woo-jin as the starting pitcher for the 31st.