SSG Park Jong-hoon started as a starter in the match against KIA in the ‘2023 Shinhan Bank SOL KBO League’ held at SSG Landers Field in Incheon on the afternoon of the 5th.
Park Jong-hoon lightly caught KIA Choi Won-joon, the lead hitter, with a shortstop ground ball in the top of the first inning. The second hitter Kim Do-Young-ge struck and two fouls in a row made the ball count in favor of Park Jong-hoon. However, he threw the ball at reverse speed, fouled again from 2B2S, and drove to 3B2S full count with the ball.안전놀이터
Kim Do-young’s missed hit with 8 pitches and 136 km was headed to the left of the pitcher. Park Jong-hoon, who had been working hard for defense, caught the ball, but felt pressure from fast-footed Kim Do-young and missed the ball. According to the record, it doesn’t hit the infield, but there were definitely many things that I regretted. Park Jong-hoon, who caught and missed the batted ball, smiled bitterly in regret.
With Na Sung-beom’s timely hit from 1 out 1 base, Kim Do-young came home and KIA had a pleasant start. Afterwards, Hwang Dae-in’s hit in front of the right fielder in the 2nd base, 1st and 2nd bases, allowed 3rd base runner Na Seong-beom and 2nd base runner Choi Hyeong-woo to score and take a 3-0 lead in the top of the 1st inning.
SSG starter Park Jong-hoon recorded his 6th loss of the season with 2⅔ innings, 6 hits, 3 walks, 1 walk, 1 strikeout and 5 runs against Kia on this day, and SSG lost 5-13 to KIA in the aftermath of Park Jong-hoon’s early strong.
Park Jong-hoon, who is called the “nuclear submarine,” is suffering more serious sluggishness than ever with an average ERA of 6.31 with 1 win and 6 losses in 13 games in the 2023 season.
As the defeat deepened in the bottom of the 8th inning, Park Jong-hoon came out of the dugout and was seen looking at the ground with his head down.
hyung, who showed steady trust in Park Jong-hoon, eventually prescribed a fatal drug. Director Kim Won-hyeong said, “How long will you have a mental illness? It’s been quite a while since I played in the first team, but I can see that I am Park Jong-hoon now.”
He continued, “It’s okay to hit. But there were a lot of looks like he was feeling pressure or throwing a ball that fit his body after holding the strike well.”
Park Jong-hoon, who has been transferred to the 2nd team, plans to focus on restoring his pitching balance for the time being.
[SSG starter Park Jong-hoon, who is showing extreme sluggishness, comes out to the dugout in the bottom of the 8th inning and watches the game with a confused expression. Photo = Reporter Kwak Gyeong-hoon firstname.lastname@example.org]