Doosan Bears defeated kt Wiz and completed the winning series early thanks to the performances of Yang Seok-hwan and Yang Chan-yeol, the ‘yang-yang duo’.
Doosan won 5-1 in the ‘2023 Shinhan Bank SOL KBO League’ kt game held at Jamsil Stadium on the 22nd. The season record was 11 wins and 7 losses, 3 wins in a row.
The home team for Doosan is Yang Chan-yeol (right fielder) – Heo Gyeong-min (3 baseman) – Yang Seok-hwan (1st baseman) – Kim Jae-hwan (designated hitter) – Yang Eui-ji (catcher) – Jose Rojas (right fielder) – Kang Seung-ho (2nd baseman) – Ahn Jae-seok (shortstop) -The starting list consisted of Jeong Soo-bin (center fielder) and starting pitcher Choi Seung-yong.토토사이트
On the other hand, kt’s Kim Min-hyeok (center fielder) – Kang Baek-ho (right fielder) – Anthony Alford (left fielder) – Jang Seong-woo (designated hitter) – Moon Sang-cheol (1st baseman) – Kang Hyun-woo (catcher) – Kim Sang-soo (shortstop) – Shin Bon-ki (3rd baseman) – Lee Sang-ho (second baseman) and starting pitcher Bo Schulser.
Doosan scored from the beginning of the game. In the bottom of the first inning, lead hitter Yang Chan-yeol’s right-handed hit and Heo Gyeong-min’s shortstop ground ball made it one out and second base. Yang Seok-hwan stopped with a fly ball from center fielder and the flow seemed to be cut off, but Kim Jae-hwan hit a huge 1-run double that hit the right wall directly, scoring a 1-0 first run.
The extra run came in the bottom of the third. Leading batsman Su-bin Su and Chan-yeol Yang made it to 1st and 2nd base safely. Heo Gyeong-min’s ground ball and third baseman Shin Bon-gi’s throwing error made Yang Seok-hwan a sacrifice fly at 1st and 1st base, and the team ran away 2-0.
Doosan raised the atmosphere with a cannon shot at the end of the 6th inning. Yang Seok-hwan hit a 120m 2-run home run (season 5) over the left fence by hitting opponent starter Schulser’s curve at first base. The score was 4-0.
In the bottom of the 7th inning, Ahn Jae-seok hit Schulser’s changeup after one out and hit a 115m solo home run (Season 1) to seal the victory 5-0. In the beginning of the ninth inning, he gave up one RBI to pinch hitter Joon-tae Kim from second base, making it 5-1, but
Doosan’s starting pitcher Seung-yong Choi won his first win of the season with 6 hits, 1 walk, 4 strikeouts and no runs in 5 innings. Choi Ji-gang (1⅓ innings scoreless), Lee Byung-Hyun (⅔ innings scoreless), Jeong Cheol-Won (1 inning scoreless score), Kim Myeong-Shin (1 inning scoreless score), who pitched in behind, also defended the team’s victory by blocking the opponent’s batting line.
On the other line, Yang Chan-yeol had 3 hits in 2 consecutive games, and Yang Seok-hwan had 3 RBIs including a home run to energize the team’s offense.
On the other hand, in kt, starting pitcher Schulser collapsed with 11 hits (2 homers), 4 walks, 1 walk and 5 runs (4 earned runs) in 7 innings. The batting line scored 9 hits, but had to turn around lonely as it missed opportunities to score, such as 1st and 2nd bases safely in the top of the 4th inning and 2 bases loaded in the top of the 5th inning.