메이저사이트 The Lotte Giants broke their losing streak at ‘2’ and laid the foundation for a powerful leap forward in May. Everything was perfect, from the resurrection of second starter Charlie Barnes to the solo home run by captain An Chi-hong.
Lotte won 3-0 in the 4th game of the season against the Doosan Bears in the 2023 Shinhan Bank SOL KBO League held at Sajik Baseball Stadium in Busan on the 10th. After avenging the 2-5 defeat the previous day, on the 11th, we will aim for a winning series of 3 consecutive matches during the week.
Charlie Barnes, who started as the starting pitcher on the day, showed off his strong pitching. Barnes overpowered the Doosan lineup with 2 hits, 2 walks, 8 strikeouts and no runs in 6⅔innings and earned 2 wins of the season. After the opening, the first quality start pitching cleanly wiped out the sluggishness in the beginning.
In the other lineup, Koh Seung-min hit the final 1 RBI double at the end of the 3rd inning with 1 out 1 and 2 base, An Chi-hong 3 at-bats 2 hits 1 RBI 1 run, Yoo Kang-nam 3 at-bats 2 hits 1 RBI 1 run, etc. The main hitters performed evenly. .
Lotte coach Larry Sutton expressed satisfaction, saying, “It was a game where we were able to get back on track after overcoming the defeat the previous day.”
Also, “The batters also scored points one by one, exerting strength from the starting pitcher’s good pitching. Seung-min Koo and Won-joong Kim also gave a clean finish that led to victory.” I want to say thank you once again,” he added.