Ji-man Choi (32, Pittsburgh Pirates) and Ha-seong Kim (28, San Diego Padres) canceled the ‘Korean Major Leaguer Derby’ for two days in a row.토토사이트
On the 26th (Korean time), Kim Ha-seong was named in the starting lineup as the first batter and second baseman in the 2023 Major League Pittsburgh match held at Petco Park in San Diego, California, USA. On the other hand, Jiman Choi of Pittsburgh was caught up in the platoon system as San Diego pitched left-handed pitcher Blake Snell as the starting pitcher and had to start the game again from the bench. It’s a 4 game absence.
On the 22nd, Choi Ji-man started as the 5th designated hitter against the Los Angeles Angels and hit his 5th home run of the season against Shohei Ohtani, showing a good sense of hitting. However, when the Angels selected left-handed pitchers, Reed Detmus on the 23rd and Tyler Anderson on the 24th, as starting pitchers, Choi Ji-man was excluded from the selection. In the game against San Diego on the 25th, right-handed pitcher Darvish Yu was expected to start, and Choi Ji-man was expected to start, but ended up not being able to play even as a pinch hitter due to poor condition.
On the other hand, Ha-seong Kim started as the first hitter and third baseman the previous day (25th) and showed the best performance with 2 hits, 3 RBIs, 2 points and 1 walk in 3 at-bats, including the 13th and 14th home runs of the season. His batting average rose to 0.270 and his OPS rose to 0.810. San Diego lost to Pittsburgh 4-8, but Kim Ha-sung’s performance was brilliant.
Meanwhile, Pittsburgh on this day Connor Joe (left fielder) – Brian Reynolds (center fielder) – Andrew McCutchen (designated hitter) – Carlos Santana (first baseman) – Henry Davis (right fielder) – Jared Triolo (third baseman) – Nick Gonzalez ( Second baseman) – Reover Peguero (shortstop) – Austin Hedges (catcher), and Rich Hill is the starting pitcher. San Diego has Kim Ha-seong (second baseman) – Fernando Tatis Jr. (right fielder) – Juan Soto (left fielder) – Manny Machado (third baseman) – Xander Bogatz (shortstop) – Luis Campusano (designated hitter) – Gary Sanchez (catcher) – Matthew Batten (first baseman)–Trent Grisham (center fielder) lined up the batting order, and starting pitcher Blake Snell will take the mound.