The Lotte Giants struggled to win three consecutive victories.
Lotte won 3-1 after a close match with the Hanwha Eagles in the ‘2023 Shinhan Bank SOL KBO League’ held at Daejeon Hanwha Life Insurance Eagles Park on the 16th, going to the 10th inning. 2nd place Lotte stepped on the high of 20 wins (11 losses) in the season and ran on the upward path, while 9th place Hanwha fell into two consecutive losses and recorded a season record of 12 wins, 21 losses and 2 draws.
Starting pitcher Charlie Barnes completely blocked the Hanwha batting line. He pitched 7 innings with 92 pitches, 3 hits, 1 walk, 8 strikeouts and 1 run, but withdrew without a win or loss. Afterwards, Koo Seung-min (0 innings) – Kim Sang-soo (⅔ innings) – Kim Won-joong (1⅓ innings) – Kim Do-gyu (1 innings) kept the victory. Kim Won-joong won his second win of the season, and Kim Do-gyu recorded his first save of the season.
Noh Jin-hyeok decorated the final stroke. In the top of the 10th inning, where the score was 1-1, An Chi-hong, the lead hitter, opened the door with a hit in the middle right. Noh Jin-hyeok scored a superior two-run four at 1 out 1 base, putting a wedge in a 3-1 victory.
Lotte coach Larry Sutton said, “Once again, the week started great. 체스카지노 It was a victory that everyone fought as one. Barnes did a really good start of the week, and he really did his job as a starting pitcher. Of course, in the second half of the game, They allowed a tie, but the team didn’t give up and fought until the end. Noh Jin-hyeok hit a come-from-behind two-run homer. It was a great performance,” he said.