SSG Coach Lee Soong-yong Wins his First Victory

SSG Coach Lee Soong-yong Wins his First Victory Against his ‘Parents’ KT in an Exhibition Game

SSG Elias and Gwang-Hyun Kim collaborate for 7 scoreless innings… 3-0 win over KT

Ahead of this season, coach Lee Soong-yong,

who took over the leadership of professional baseball SSG Landers,

achieved his first victory in an exhibition game against his ‘former employer’ KT Wiz.

SSG Landers

SSG won 3-0 over KT in the 2024 SOL Bank KBO League exhibition game held at KT Wiz Park in Suwon on the 11th.

Starting pitcher Roenis Elias was perfect with 3 strikeouts in 4 innings,

and second pitcher Gwang-Hyun Kim blocked the opponent’s batting line with 2 hits,

2 strikeouts, and no runs in 3 innings. 온라인카지노

In the batting lineup, Jeong Choi went 1 hit in 2 at-bats, had a walk, and had the winning RBI,

while No. 1 hitter Ji-hoon Choi was at the forefront of the attack with 1 hit in 3 at-bats, 1 walk, and 2 runs.

Veteran catcher Lee Ji-young, a transfer student, also showed his presence with 2 hits in 4 at-bats.

Coach Lee Soong-yong

Coach Lee, who began his career as a KT hitting coach in 2014,

took over as KT’s general manager in 2019 and laid the foundation for the team’s first Korean Series win in 2021.

Lee Soong-yong, who has worked at KT as a coach and front office,

took office as SSG coach ahead of this season.

Coach Lee, who previously lost both of the two exhibition games against the Lotte Giants,

achieved a meaningful victory against KT, who expressed his thoughts ahead of the game on this day, saying,

“I have a little more affection, but I am an opponent that I have to beat since I came as the coach of the opposing team.”

SSG scored the first run in the 3rd inning with 2 outs and runners on 1st and 2nd base with Choi Jeong’s timely hit to left field.

In the 7th inning, after one out, Lee Ji-young and Kim Chan-hyung’s consecutive hits put runners on first and third base,

the opponent added 2 runs with a wild pitch and a double steal.

On this day, SSG shook up the opponent’s battery with 4 stolen bases even though it was an exhibition game.

KT’s profit was that foreign ace William Cuevas pitched well,

allowing 3 hits, 1 walk, 2 strikeouts, and 1 run in 4 innings.

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