Sangmu’s 1R left-handed prospect, “Be more careful when throwing the deciding ball”

Jeong Gu-beom (NC)스포츠토토‘s perfect pitch shone. In the away game against Sangmu at Mungyeong Stadium on the 19th, Jung Gu-beom tied the opponent’s batting line tightly with 5 scoreless innings (2 hits, 1 walk, 5 strikeouts). Season 2 win. 

Following the first appearance of the season against KIA on the 6th (4 innings, 2 hits (1 home run), 4 walks, 6 strikeouts, 5 runs), on the 13th (5 innings, 9 hits (1 home run), 3 walks, 3 strikeouts, 7 runs (6 earned)) Jung Gu-beom, who left a disappointment with a pitch that was below expectations in . In his third appearance, he smiled wide after a long time with the best pitch of the season. 

NC defeated Sangmu 7-0 with starter Jeong Gu-beom’s perfect pitch. Leadoff Park Young-bin led the attack with 4 hits in 5 at-bats, 1 RBI and 1 point, and Park Joo-chan led the attack with 3 hits in 6 at-bats, 3 RBI and 1 point. 

After the game, Jeong Gu-beom said on the club’s Futuresteam official Instagram account, “I showed unsatisfactory pitching in the previous two appearances, but thanks to thorough preparation ahead of today’s game, I am happy with the results.” He added, “Since CAMP2, I have focused on increasing the number of pitches. I threw 70 in the first game and 91 in today’s game. I will pay attention to continuously increasing the number of pitches.”

Jeong Gu-beom expressed his gratitude, saying, “There are many good hitters in Sangmu, and even with an advantageous count, I thought that the result might not be good. So I was more careful when throwing the deciding ball. The chemistry with catcher (Park) Seong-jae was also good.” did. He also expressed satisfaction, saying, “In the previous two games, as the number of pitches increased, the power decreased, but today I was able to maintain the desired ball speed without losing power until the 5th inning.”

Lastly, he said, “I plan to do hard reinforcement exercises so that I don’t lose strength while playing many innings for the rest of the game. I will do my best to go to the N team as soon as possible.”

On the other hand, Park Seong-jae, who formed a battery with Jeong Gu-beom, left a story, “Today, Goo-beom hyung’s fastball came in well, the count of the breaking ball was good, and the ball went where he wanted. Thank you for trusting me and throwing it.”