Two outs in the 9th inning with a lead of 1 point, missing an infield fly ball… Geelong, who blew all the victories
Geelong Korea lost all the victories in vain. After two outs in the 9th inning, he cried over a painful mistake.
Geelong Korea, led by coach Lee Byeong-gyu, lost 7-8 to Auckland Tuarata (related to New Zealand) in the second game of the 9th round of the 2022-2023 Australian Professional Baseball (ABL) held at the Geelong Baseball Center in Victoria, Australia on the 13th (hereinafter Korean time). suffered
In the ninth inning with two outs on first and second base, leading 7-6, third baseman Kim Seo-jin made the mistake of missing an ordinary infield fly ball. 슬롯사이트. Pitcher Yu Ji-seong then gave up the winning run with a wild throw. Following the 7-16 defeat the previous day (12th), Geelong, who knelt down to Auckland two days in a row, became 12-21 in the season.
Geelong’s starting lineup for the day was Kim Min-seok (2nd baseman) Kim Tae-yeon (1st baseman) Kim Kyu-seong (shortstop) Song Chan-eui (right fielder) Kwon Kwang-min (center fielder) Lee Jin-young (designated hitter) Park Chan-hyuk (left fielder) Kim Ki-yeon (catcher) Kim Seo-jin (3rd baseman). . The starting pitcher is left-hander Kim Jin-wook.
Geelong took the lead from the first inning. Following No. 1 Kim Min-seok’s double that went beyond the left fielder’s height, Kim Tae-yeon’s grounder made an opponent’s mistake and took the opportunity to safely 1st and 3rd base. While Song Chan-eui’s shortstop grounder was out, Kim Min-seok stepped on the home base and scored 1 point. In the 3rd inning, Kim Kyu-sung hit right in the middle and Song Chan-eui doubled on the left field in the 1st 1st and 2nd bases created by Kim Seo-jin’s left-handed hit and Kim Tae-yeon’s walk, adding two runs.
Geelong, where starting pitcher Kim Jin-wook struggled hard with 2 hits, 3 walks, 2 strikeouts and no runs in 5 innings, was winning. However, the bullpen shook in the 6th inning when Kim Jin-wook went down. Lee Tae-gyu failed to catch an out count, and with 1 hit, 2 walks, and 1 hit ball, his pitch collapsed and he conceded 4 runs. Afterwards, Oh Yoon-seong also hit a home run off Robert Emery and allowed 5 runs in a big inning only in the 6th inning.
However, in the 7th inning, Geelong reversed the charter by scoring 4 runs against opposing pitcher Chase Walter, who had been scoreless for 12 consecutive innings. In the 2 out 2nd and 3rd base chances created by Kim Tae-yeon and Kim Gyu-seong’s hits and stolen bases, Kwon Kwang-min scored 2 RBIs and right-handed hits, balancing the score 5-5. Lee Jin-young then hit a two-run home run that went over the left wall and reversed it again. Lee Jin-young’s first home run of the season in the Australian League.
However, they failed to maintain a two-run lead in the ninth inning. Left-hander Kim Tae-hyun was replaced with an injury after allowing 1 run with 2 hits and 1 walk. Yoo Ji-seong, who came up from 1st base and was chased by 7-6, had to play Matt Feinstein in 2nd, 1st and 2nd base to induce a fly ball. Third baseman Kim Seo-jin made the call, but missed the ball. In the meantime, the runner on second base home, and the game is tied 7-7. The situation that should have ended in a 7-6 victory has changed drastically. Yoo Ji-sung’s wild attack came out from the second company and third base, and even allowed a turnaround. The moment when all the victories were given away in vain.
Kim Kyu-seong scored 3 hits, and Kwon Kwang-min, Lee Jin-young, and Park Chan-hyeok each scored 2 hits. A decisive mistake was added and suffered a painful come-from-behind defeat.