SSG Landers, who hit three home runs, overtook the Lotte Giants and took the lead alone.
SSG won 10-2 in the home game against KT Wiz in the 2023 Shinhan Bank SOL KBO League held at SSG Landers Field in Incheon on the 4th.
SSG,토토사이트 which defeated KT two days in a row, recorded 17 wins and 10 losses, pushing out the Lotte Giants (15 wins and 9 losses), whose match against the KIA Tigers was canceled that day, and took first place alone. It’s been 5 days since April 29th that SSG has been at the top of the leaderboard.
KT, in ninth place, widened the gap with the middle ranks with 8 wins, 2 draws and 16 losses. KT got out of the swamp with 10 consecutive wins (1 draw and 9 losses) by sacrificing SSG on the 2nd, but again fell into the bog of 2 consecutive losses.
SSG starting pitcher Kirk McCarty won 3 wins (1 loss) of the season by throwing 2 hits, 1 walk, 8 strikeouts and no runs in 6 innings.
On the other hand, KT starting pitcher Bo Schulser suffered 3 losses (1 loss) of the season with 5 hits (2 home runs), 3 walks, 6 strikeouts and 6 runs in 5 innings.
In this game, the weight of the game slanted in the first inning.
At the end of the 1st inning, the SSG lineup hit KT starting pitcher Bo Shul-Seo, starting with Joo-Hwan Choi’s solo shot. Choi Jeong and Guillermo Heredia chose to walk, and Park Seong-han hit an RBI in a timely manner in the 2nd 1st and 2nd bases, and Choi Hang, who was registered as a first-team entry that day, scored 3 runs.
SSG, which increased its momentum, added 1 point at the end of the 5th inning with a sacrificial fly from Samurai 2nd and 3rd base, and 1 point with Oh Tae-gon’s double at the end of the 6th inning.
In the top of the 7th inning, when the SSG bullpen was activated, KT, tied tightly to McCarty, made up for one point by driving in three hits, but Sang-Jun Moon struck out Hyo-Jun Ko in the second baseman caught by Kang Min-Sung on a walk.
In SSG’s attack at the end of the 7th inning, captain Han Yu-seom fired a two-run gun from 1st base and broke KT’s will to pursue. Hanyu Island hit a home run in the 23rd game of the season.
In the top of the ninth, trailing by 2-10, KT had a chance to load the bases safely, but Sang-jun Moon struck out, Si-won Lee foul-flyed the third baseman, and Hyun-bin Hong hit a ground ball to the third baseman, so they couldn’t score a single point.