kt-Samsung, win, draw, loss are the same… If the remaining 2 matches are the same, ‘tie breaker’
Yuhan-Jun, 2 hits in 4 at-bats including a wedge home run
The fight for the top spot in professional baseball became more intense.
kt wiz recorded 1 win and 1 draw in the double header against NC Dinos and tied for first place with the Samsung Lions.
After a 1-1 draw with Shinhan Bank 2021 SOL KBO League NC at Suwon KT Wiz Park on the 28th, kt won the second game 5-2 thanks to veteran Yuhan Yuan’s great performance.
KT recorded 75 wins, 9 draws and 58 losses, making the record of wins, draws and losses the same as Samsung.
If the two teams achieve the same results in the remaining two games of the regular season, they will play the first direct match of the Korean Series in the KBO League at Daegu Samsung Lions Park, ‘Tiebreaker’ on the 31st.
kt took the lead in the first inning.
Kang Baek-ho hit a just-time hit that exceeded the height of left fielder at second base, made with a double from left middle by Kim Min-hyuk, a leading hitter.
After that, both teams couldn’t easily score points.
In the fourth inning, Cuevas struck out Aaron Altair and Yun Hyeong-jun consecutively in the crisis of running out of bases in the fourth inning, and they roared while catching the ball with the ball that came out of it.
kt allowed a comeback in the 5th.
Cuevas gave Dae-On Park a heavy hit and Jeong-Won Choi a left-handed hit, putting him at risk of 2-2, 1st and 2nd base, and then Na Seong-beom hit the right-to-middle hit with two RBIs.
kt showed the rear mind.
In the 7th inning, the veteran players succeeded in turning the game around.
At first base made by leading batter Yuhan-jun’s left-handed hit, Jang Seong-woo hit a double at the right time, dividing the right-middle.
Yuhan-jun ran with all his might and scored a valuable tie.
KT’s attack did not stop.
Park Kyung-soo hit a just-time hit that fell to the left of left fielder and succeeded in a 3-2 comeback.
Park Kyung-soo was out while running at second base, but KT drew additional points with consecutive hits from Cho Yong-ho and Shim Woo-jun.
The wedge was nailed by Yuhan-jun.
In the 8th inning, he hit a solo home run over the left fence against Kim Young-gyu, the opposing team, to win.
Closing pitcher Kim Jae-yoon kept the win by appearing in the second game following the first game of the double header.
Yuhan-jun led the victory with two hits, two runs and one RBI in four at-bats including a home run.
Cuevas allowed nine hits in seven innings, but went on to two walks, 12 strikeouts and two runs.
He also set the record for most strikeouts in a single game.