“Wake-up time? That’s private.”
He avoided giving specific answers, but his confidence in his changed self seemed clear. KT Kang Baek-ho decided to escape from being a ‘lazy genius’.
In the LG Twins match held at KT Wiz Park in Suwon on the 1st, Kang Baek-ho led an 11-6 victory with Anthony Alford and 6 RBIs. Kang Baek-ho’s performance was 5 at-bats, 3 hits and 3 RBIs. All three of these hits were long hits.
In particular, against LG Casey Kelly, who was weak with a batting average of 0.118 until last year, he counterattacked with two hits in three at-bats, including a double and a home run. After hitting a 130m long home run that hit the back screen directly, he roared vigorously and heralded a season different from last year. 스포츠토토
Kang Baek-ho had the worst season since his debut last year. It was regrettable that he only played 62 games due to injury, but his batting average of 0.245 and OPS of 0.683 were numbers that did not fit the name Kang Baek-ho at all. Kang Baek-ho recorded an OPS of 0.931 for four years from 2018 to 2021. There are only three players with higher OPS than Kang Baek-ho during this period: Choi Jeong (0.968), Choi Hyung-woo (0.940), and Na Seong-beom (0.936).
This year is off to a good start. In the interview after the game, Kang Baek-ho said that he changed his lifestyle to make this year different from last year.
Kang Baek-ho said, “I changed my schedule and lifestyle a lot. I also changed my wake-up time and bedtime. I was able to say that I worked hard on my preparation. I realized the importance of taking care of my body. I thought I was lazy. Let’s be diligent. I thought a lot,” he said. He also showed composure like Kang Baek-ho, saying, “I’m learning a lot of things since I became a pro. I think I’ll understand everything in about 10 years.”
I kept the specific schedule a secret, but I could see how much it had changed just by looking at the commuting time. Kang Baek-ho said, “Wake-up time is different for each game. I went to work 2 hours earlier. There was a lot to do. (Park) Byeong-ho gave me a lot of advice and I’m learning from it. I’m competing for first and second place in my commute time. 10:00 If it starts at 8:00, I always try to come two or two and a half hours in advance.”
Director Lee Kang-cheol explained Kang Baek-ho’s change by saying that his mind has changed. After hearing about this, Kang Baek-ho said, “I don’t know how to say that my mindset has changed, but I want to win the most. And since I’ve accumulated years of experience and I’m not the youngest, I have to show a model side. will have,” he said.