LG Twins outfielder Hong Chang-ki got his hands on it for the first time in 97 games this season.
LG won 17-8 in the 15th game of the season against Kiwoom Heroes of the 2023 Shinhan Bank SOL KBO League held at Jamsil Baseball Stadium in Seoul on the 13th, winning 5 consecutive wins, marking 61 wins, 2 draws and 35 losses.토토사이트
Hong Chang-ki, who set the table with Shin Min-jae, started as the first hitter and right fielder, and played a role as a leadoff, recording 2 hits (1 home run), 1 RBI, 2 walks and 4 runs in 4 at-bats.
Hong Chang-gi, who scored after a walk in the first at-bat, added a walk at the end of the second inning and achieved multiple on-base, and when Shin Min-jae, 1st and 3rd base, hit a double with 3rd base runner Lee Jae-won, he completely flowed the Kiwoom infield. heard.
Hong Chang-ki, who got his first hit in his fifth at-bat at the end of the sixth inning, even recorded a home run in his last at-bat. At the end of the 8th inning, he came out as the lead batter and attacked Kiwoom Hong Seong-min’s 2-ball forkball and drew a solo arch that went over the right wall. The team was already ahead 16-8, but Hong Chang-ki celebrated the team’s victory with his first home run of the season.
After the game, Hong Chang-ki looked back on the home run situation, saying, “I was thinking of a changeup because the opposing pitcher, Hong Seong-min, is a pitcher with a good changeup, but it seems to have worked well from the front.” At the same time, he laughed and said, “I am grateful that the fans seem to like it more than me.”
He could have been stressed about not hitting a home run, but Hong Chang-ki didn’t care much, saying, “I wanted to hit a home run, but I didn’t want to pay attention.
Hong Chang-ki ranked at the top in various attack indicators, except for home runs. His pace is good enough to challenge for the first hitting championship in his pro debut. Hong Chang-ki said, “Although he did not have a home run, he thought that being high in the offensive index contributed to the team’s victory, and he was happy about that.”
Lastly, Hong Chang-ki did not forget to mention the fans, saying, “Thank you to the fans who came today, and I hope you will be with us at the baseball field until the end.”