The save clock of Oh Seung-hwan (Samsung), who had stopped for a while, started running again.
Oh Seung-hwan, who is regarded as the best firefighter ever in the KBO League, recording 370 saves in his personal career until last year, was disappointed with his lower-than-expected appearance at the beginning of the season.
Oh Seung-hwan, who made his first start in his debut to recover his pitch against Daegu Kiwoom on the 3rd, was canceled from the first team entry on the 4th to recharge. Oh Seung-hwan, who started to reorganize at Futures, returned to the first team stage ahead of the home game against LG on the 14th.
Oh Seung-hwan made his first start after his comeback against Daegu KIA on the 16th. As expected of the ‘end-of-the-match’, pitching in the 9th inning is not unfamiliar, but standing on the mound with a score of 2-8 seemed a bit awkward.
Oh Seung-hwan, who climbed the mound to check his condition, tied Kim Seon-bin, Shin Beom-soo, and Choi Hyung-woo tightly.
Left-hander Lee Seung-hyeon먹튀검증, who had been guarding the back door in place of Oh Seung-hwan, felt uncomfortable with his back and was removed from the first-team entry for rest. As a result, Oh Seung-hwan returned to his place.
Oh Seung-hwan recorded his 5th save of the season, defending the victory by 1 point against Changwon NC on the 19th. A save was added for the first time in 31 days since the Gocheok Kiwoom match on the 18th of last month.
Oh Seung-hwan climbed the mound in the ninth inning with a 5-4 lead. Oh Seung-hwan, who turned the first hitter Park Geon-woo to the right field fly, induced a ground ball to second base with a forkball on the third pitch from the ball count 1B-1S with foreign hitter Jason Martin. Soon after, Kwon Hee-dong was treated as a floating ball in center field. game over.
Samsung defeated NC 5-4 and escaped from the swamp of 4 consecutive losses since the Daegu LG match on the 13th. Starter Baek Jeong-hyeon succeeded in hunting for 3 wins with salty water, giving up 1 run in 6 innings (6 hits, 3 walks, 4 strikeouts). Kim Hyun-joon, who returned to the first team stage ahead of the game that day, showed off his crazy presence by hitting a home run in his first at-bat.
Coach Park Jin-man said, “I thought it would be an easy game with first points and extra points in the beginning, but it was a difficult game in the second half. However, during the losing streak, the players focused on the match and played with a desire to win until the end. It was also good that Oh Seung-hwan finished cleanly. Today I expect to show a good figure starting with “.
With this, Oh Seung-hwan’s 500 saves in Korea, the U.S. and Japan also entered the countdown. He was left with 3 saves to reach the milestone.
Pitching coach Jung Hyun-wook emphasized, “Oh Seung-hwan has to do well to make the team strong. The player who should hold the center should hold it.” Oh Seung-hwan returned to the most familiar and suitable place. Now all that remains is to laugh. /