|Ryu Hyun-jin is throwing the ball in the 2021 Major League (MLB) match between the Toronto Blue Jays and the Oakland Athletics held at the Oakland Coliseum, California, USA on the 7th (Korean time). Ryu Hyun-jin, who started on the day, scored 6 hits, 1 home run, 1 walk, 6 strikeouts and 4 runs in 5 innings. © AFP=News1|
Toronto Blue Jays ace Hyun-jin Ryu, 34, allowed four runs in five innings in the injury return match, but won two wins in the season with the help of a hitter that scored 10 points.
Ryu Hyun-jin started the 2021 Major League (MLB) match against the Oakland Athletics at the Oakland Coliseum in Oakland, CA on the 7th (hereinafter Korean time), 5 innings, 6 hits, 1 home run, 1 walk, 6 strikeouts, 4 runs, 10 -4 tow the victory.
With this, Ryu Hyun-jin became a victorious pitcher in three games after winning against the New York Yankees on the 14th of last month and recorded an average ERA of 3.31 with 2 wins and 2 losses this season.
On this day, batters in Toronto made 16 hits, including 3 home runs, lightening the shoulder of Ace, who returned from the injury.
Ryu Hyun-jin complained of pain in the right hip muscle during the Tampa Bay race on the 26th of last month, and was replaced after digesting only 3⅔innings (no loss). Afterwards, Ryu Hyun-jin was listed on the injured list for 10 days for a complete recovery.
Ryu Hyun-jin, who started the game after a long time, allowed a solo home run to Mark Kanha, the opponent’s first hitter in the first inning. The outer four-seam fastball Ryu Hyun-jin threw at Kanha was high, and Kanha pulled it to record a left-handed home run. It is the 4th home run Ryu Hyun-jin allowed this season.
|Ryu Hyun-jin of the Toronto Blue Jays is disappointed after allowing a home run in the 2021 Major League (MLB) match between the Toronto Blue Jays and the Oakland Athletics held at the Oakland Coliseum, California, USA on the 7th (Korean time). © AFP=News1|
Ryu Hyun-jin quickly found his composure. Ryu Hyun-jin struck out follow-up batter Ramon Loriano, and took Matt Olson as a ground ball at shortstop. He then struck out the first inning by striking out Auckland’s fourth batter Sean Murphy.
Ryu Hyun-jin allowed an infield hit to lead batter Matt Chapman in the second inning. Ryu Hyun-jin later outplayed Jed Lowry with a floating ball in right field, guided Stiff Piscoti to third base, and finished the second inning by hitting the ball.
Ryu Hyun-jin climbed the mound in the third inning after Toronto scored 3 points with Randall Grichic’s three-runs in the 3rd inning and succeeded in a 3-1 reversal. However, Ryu Hyun-jin could not keep the lead of the team.
Ryu Hyun-jin allowed Loriano to walk in the situation of second base and gave Olson a point by hitting right-handed doubles. Then Murphy was hit by a right-handed hit, allowing two runs and a 3-4 reversal. Fortunately, Ryu Hyun-jin struck out Chapman and did not score additional runs.
In the first attack in the fourth inning, the Toronto batters gave Ryu Hyun-jin strength again. Catcher Danny Janson hit a two-run home run from the reverse, bringing Toronto back 5-4.
Ryu Hyun-jin, who came to the mound with Toronto taking the lead, showed a sense of stability. After striking out lead batter Lowry, he grabbed Stephen Piscoty as right fielder and Elbid Andrews as shortstop grounder.
Ryu Hyun-jin struck out Tony Camp, the lead batter in the 5th inning, and took Kanha as a ground ball at third base. He then allowed a right-handed hit to Loriano, but he did not allow a goal by striking out the follow-up batter Olsen.
As Ryu Hyun-jin’s position revived, Toronto’s hitting line also strengthened. In the first attack in the sixth inning, Toronto ran off to 9-4 with five hits hitting consecutively and on base with an opponent’s error, starting with the semi-en.
Ryu Hyun-jin finished the game by handing the mound to Travis Burgun at the end of the 6th inning, where the team was 5 points ahead.
Toronto ended the match 10-4 with an additional point with a solo home run by Marcus Semien in the 7th inning. Toronto, who won two games in a row, scored 16-14.