Bae Ji-hwan (24, Pittsburgh) showed off his multi-player skills and showed off his ability as a leadoff.
In the game against the St. Louis Cardinals held at Busch Stadium in St. Louis, Missouri, USA on the 15th (Korean time), Bae Ji-hwan started as the number one shortstop and recorded 1 hit in 3 at-bats, 1 walk, 1 steal and 1 strikeout. His batting average for the season rose slightly to .238먹튀검증.
Bae Ji-hwan, who showed a decisive performance as a center fielder the previous day (14th), Bae Ji-hwan showed off his unreasonable performance as a shortstop this day.
Bae Ji-hwan, who appeared as the lead batter in the top of the first inning, got on base with a ball that hit him with two strikes on one ball. St. Louis starter Jake Woodford’s 83-mile sweeper brushed Bae Ji-hwan’s right foot. However, the chance was ruined by a follow-up Brian Reynolds double hit to the second baseman.
Appearing as the lead batter in the top of the 3rd inning, he attacked the 4th pitch with 1 ball and 2 strikes, but the second baseman grounded the ball. He was a strong batting ball with an exit velocity of 100.8 mph, but could not get out of the infield.
He struck out at the plate in the top of the fifth, but got a hit at the plate in the top of the seventh. After giving up an early run at the bottom of the 6th inning, he got a hit to the left in the top of the 7th inning with no runners and two runners. On a 3-ball, 1-strike, he hit a low four-seamer at 95.8 mph on the fifth pitch of left-hander Jack Thompson. Left fielder Tyler O’Neill attempted a diving catch but failed.
Driven by momentum, Bae Ji-hwan succeeded in stealing second base. Season 4 stolen base. However, the chance was ruined when Brian Reynolds struck out on a swing with 2nd out and 2nd base.
The team lost 0-3, making it 8 wins and 6 losses in the season. Starter Yohan Oviedo played a counterattack with 6 hits, 1 walk, 10 strikeouts and 1 run in 7 innings, but the other line was silent.