Lee Kang-cheol-ho confirmed the achievements and tasks at the same time in the 4th practice match.
The Korean WBC baseball team, led by head coach Lee Kang-cheol, won 9-0 in the 4th practice game versus the KT Wiz at the Kino Sports Complex in Tucson, Arizona on the 25th (Korean time). The national team, which won 8-2 against NC on the 17th, 12-6 against KIA on the 20th, and 8-2 against KT on the 24th, 안전놀이터won 4 consecutive victories in practice matches.
The team assigned to the away team is Lee Jeong-hoo (center fielder) – Kang Baek-ho (designated hitter) – Na Seong-beom (right fielder) – Kim Hyeon-soo (left fielder) – Park Byeong-ho (1st baseman) – Choi Jeong (3rd baseman) – Oh Ji-hwan (shortstop) – Lee Ji-young (catcher) – Kim Hye-seong (2nd baseman) was in the starting lineup. The starting pitcher is Park Se-woong.
Accordingly, KT Cho Yong-ho (right fielder) – Anthony Alford (designated hitter) – Yang Eui-ji (catcher) – Hwang Jae-gyun (3 baseman) – Bae Jeong-dae (center fielder) – Kim Sang-soo (shortstop) – Ryu Hyun-in (2nd baseman) – Kang Min-seong (1st baseman) )-Jung Joon-young (left fielder). Due to the nature of the practice game, Yang Eui-ji, the national team member, was included in the KT lineup. In addition, So Joon So, Kwak Bin, and Cheol Won Jeong, who belonged to the national team, also climbed the KT mound and faced the national team.
The national team picked the first run in the first inning when they met foreign pitcher Bo Shul-seo. Table setters Lee Jung-hoo and Kang Baek-ho made a mistake by an infielder, and Na Seong-beom made the bases loaded safely with a left-handed hit. Kim Hyeon-soo struck out, but Park Byeong-ho scored an RBI and a timely hit from the left, and Choi Jeong-gi pushed away to make it 2-0.
In the second inning when So-Jun Sohn took the mound, leaders Oh Ji-Hwan and Lee Ji-Young hit consecutively, and Lee Jung-Hoo created a chance to load bases with a walk. Kang Baek-ho then picked out a push-off walk, Na Seong-beom 1 RBI infield grounder, and Kim Hyun-soo 1 RBI right-handed hit in turn, widening the gap to 5-0.
In the 3rd inning, Oh Ji-Hwan reached second base with a heavy hit and Lee Ji-Young’s base after one out, and Kim Hye-Sung hit an RBI triple. After two outs in the 4th inning, Kim Hyun-soo hit, Park Byung-ho hit 1 RBI, double, and Choi Jeong-I 1 RBI hit right at the right time to seal the game.
The national team added 1 more point in the last 9th inning and won by 9 points.
Starting with starter Park Se-woong (2 innings scoreless), Jeong Woo-yeong (1 inning scoreless), Lee Yong-chan (1 inning scoreless), Lee Eui-ri (2 innings scoreless), Kim Yun-shik (1 inning scoreless), Won Tae-in (2 innings scoreless) in order. I checked my senses. On the other hand, So-Jun Sohn, who climbed the KT mound, gave up 4 runs in 2 innings, and Bin Kwak suffered 2 runs in 2 innings.
On the other line, Park Byeong-ho, who hit a home run the day before, showed off a good sense of hitting with multi-hits including the final hit.
On the 27th, the national team will play the last practice game against LG and the Arizona camp.