NC Dinos took a winning series in three weekend matches against SSG Landers.
NC won 10-5 in a confrontation with SSG held at SSG Landers Field in Incheon on the 16th. With the victory on this day, NC finished its recent 2-game winning streak and 3 consecutive weekend games with 2 wins and 1 loss. After the opening, NC recorded a record of 9 wins and 5 losses in 14 games, rising to a tie for second place with the LG Twins. On the other hand, SSG has recently fallen into a two-game losing streak. It was ahead only in the win rate and kept the first place. NC currently has foreign pitcher Taylor Widener, foreign hitter Jason Martin, and outfielder Kim Seong-wook out of power due to injuries, and in the SSG series, Park Se-hyeok and Seo Ho-cheol were hit by a ball and erased from the entry. Even in a situation where a large number of key players were missing, they confirmed their potential by beating up to a tie for second place.스포츠토토
On this day, NC Shin Min-hyeok and SSG Oh Won-seok played against each other, and NC brought the atmosphere early. At the beginning of the second inning, he made a ‘big inning’ where he scored 6 points. At the beginning of the second inning, which was 0-0, the NC batters shook Oh Won-seok and piled up runners one by one.
Leading batter Cheon Jae-hwan stepped on first base with a bunt hit in front of the pitcher, followed by Kim Joo-won’s hit and Ahn Joong-yeol’s walk, and the bases were safely loaded. Oh Tae-yang struck out, but Park Min-woo made the team’s first run with a push walk.
Then, Seok-Hyun Han added an RBI and a timely hit, giving NC a 2-0 lead, and the full base chance continued. NC, who ran away to 4-0 with Park Kun-woo’s two RBIs and timely hits, added two more points as the opponent’s defensive mistake was added when Park Seok-min’s infield hit broke again from the base full. Runners on second and third all hit home. NC ran away 6-0.
After that, the offense of both teams was quiet. NC missed the chance to run away in the top of the 4th inning. Leading batter Park Min-woo went on base due to a catch error by the opponent’s first baseman, and Han Seok-hyun got an additional hit. After a 12-pitch battle, Park Kun-woo was caught on a fly by center fielder, and SSG center fielder Choi Ji-hoon’s precise home throw also sent out third base runner Park Min-woo, who was aiming for a goal, to tag out at home, increasing two out counts in an instant. Do Tae-Hoon then stepped back to the infield fly.
SSG managed to recover 4 points at the bottom of the 4th inning. Leading batter Choo Shin-soo hit a solo home run in pursuit. Choi Ji-hoon’s hit, Choi Jung-eun’s 4th base runners on 1st and 2nd base. As Choi Joo-hwan fired a 3-run home run that broke Shin Min-hyeok, SSG chased by 2 runs. NC lowered Shin Min-hyuk and started the bullpen to finish the bottom of the 4th inning without any additional runs.
The chased NC made an additional point in the top of the 6th inning. After two outs, Do Tae-hoon walked on base. Then Oh Young-soo’s timely hit broke out. Oh Young-soo’s batted ball became a lucky double due to the overlapping mistakes of opponent left fielder Heredia, and in the meantime, first base runner Do Tae-hoon turned third base and dug home. Then, with an additional timely hit by Cheon Jae-hwan, NC ran away to 8-4.
In the bottom of the 6th inning, SSG also caught up with 1 run when Oh Tae-gon grounded in the infield in a chance with a bases loaded by 3rd base runner Choi Jeong. However, NC maintained a 4-point lead by once again getting a push walk from a full base chance filled with a walk in the top of the 7th inning.
NC, leading 9-5, prevented the risk of additional runs from 2nd and 3rd bases at the end of the 8th inning, and in the top of the 9th inning, during the attack in the last 9th inning, the opponent’s fielders missed the batted ball with a lucky timely hit, adding one more point. This was after the victory atmosphere had already solidified.