The Hanwha Eagles defeated the leading Lotte Giants and escaped from a two-game losing streak.
Hanwha won a 2-1 victory in the 10th overtime in the game against the Lotte Giants of the ‘2023 Shinhan Bank SOL KBO League’ held at Daejeon Hanwha Life Insurance Eagles Park on the 17th. Hanwha, in 9th place, recorded 13 wins, 21 losses and 2 draws for the season, and Lotte finished 3 consecutive wins and recorded 20 wins and 12 losses, falling to 2nd place.
New foreign pitcher Ricardo Sanchez continued his two consecutive good pitches. With the number of pitches limited to 70, he held on for 5 innings with 71 pitches, giving up 3 hits, 1 walk, 3 strikeouts and 1 run, and retired without a win or loss. From the 6th inning, Jeong Woo-ram (1 inning) – Kim Seo-hyun (1 inning) – Kim Bum-soo (1 inning) – Han Seung-joo (1 inning) – Yoon Dae-kyung (1 inning) kept the victory by throwing scoreless runs.
The match ended with Chae Eun-seong. After 2 outs at the end of the 10th inning, Jeong Eun-won got on base with a right-handed hit, and Roh Si-hwan got a walk and connected 2 outs to 1st and 2nd base. Chae Eun-seong then hit a finishing hit in front of center fielder. It was Hanwha’s first victory of the season this season.
Hanwha coach Choi Won-ho praised, “All pitchers, including Sanchez, threw 토스카지노 well. Yesterday (16th), we had to lead the game with pitchers who did not pitch, but our bullpens performed their duties in their respective positions and led the victory.” .
“The lineup also worked hard, but it was an atmosphere that could lead to a long slump because the results did not come out. Chae Eun-seong raised the atmosphere with an ending hit when it was decisive. Today (17th), our players will have a chance to play. I believe that he will continue to have a good atmosphere with the mindset that he can do it.”