‘Gangnam-ah, I said I was running!’
Lotte’s Yoo Gang-nam and LG’s Oh Ji-hwan faced each other at Sajik Stadium.
Sajik Stadium in Busan on the 19th, where an exhibition match between the Lotte Giants and the LG Twins was held. LG Oh Ji-hwan and Lotte Yoo Kang-nam, who met on the ground before the game, showed off their affection by sharing a warm hug. As soon as he saw Yoo Kang-nam wearing a uniform with the Lotte Giants logo, Oh Ji-hwan, who was startled to the point of covering him up, exchanged brief greetings and left.
The day before, Yoo Kang-nam watched the game from the dugout, not the ground. Lee Jeong-hoon and Ji Ji-wan kept the catcher’s place without Yoo Gang-nam, but they were completely distracted by LG’s baseball. Oh Ji-hwan (1st), Moon Bo-kyung (2nd), Seo Geonchang (6th), Hong Chang-ki (7th), Shin Min-jae (7th), Son Ho-yeong (8th), Jung Joo-hyun (9th) jointly scored 7 stolen bases, Lotte Shake the battery. In the end, Lotte lost 7-2.
The next day, coach Sutton started Yoo Kang-nam as the catcher for the 7th batter in order to play a stable game. Although his stealing rate is low, Kang-Nam Yoo has a stable lead and league-class framing ability. Yoo Kang-nam, who knows the habits of LG hitters better than anyone else, tried hard not to allow stealing, but he allowed Park Hae-min (2 times), Oh Ji-hwan (5 times), and Shin Min-jae (7 times) to steal 3 bases. 스포츠토토
Oh Ji-hwan of LG, who announced that he would hold a ceremony after successfully stealing the base against Yoo Kang-nam, who moved to Lotte, harassed his younger brother from the first confrontation.
LG Oh Ji-hwan, who entered the plate with one out in the top of the 5th inning. Lotte catcher Yoo Kang-nam failed to properly catch Lee Tae-yeon’s breaking ball and committed a foil. Oh Ji-hwan, who went on base with a walk at the end of the full count game, succeeded in stealing second base against pitchers Lee Min-seok and Yoo Kang-nam’s battery, who had changed in the situation of 2 out 1st and 3rd base. It was the moment when the joys and sorrows of Oh Ji-hwan, who was indifferent without a ceremony, and Yoo Gang-nam, who regretted allowing the base stealer, intersect.
LG Kim Hyeon-soo and Park Dong-won teased Lotte Yoo Gang-nam’s throwing pitch, which almost fell behind the second baseman when the base runner Shin Min-jae was stolen in the 7th inning.