‘Yang Hyeon-jong 162 wins in the KBO league’ KIA wins 6:3 against LG
- on May 27, 2023
Hyeonjong Yang won the victory. The KIA Tigers smiled.
KIA won 6-3 in a home game against the LG Twins in the 2023 Shinhan Bank SOL KBO League held at Kia Champions Field in Gwangju on the 27th.메이저놀이터
Yang Hyeon-jong, who took the mound as a starter, stayed on the mound for 6⅔innings and made a quality start with 7 hits, 2 walks and 3 runs, becoming a winning pitcher. He recorded his 3rd win (1 loss) of the season. He also achieved 162 wins (103 losses) in his KBO League career. With this, Yang Hyeon-jong became the sole second place in the league’s most wins ranking, surpassing Jeong Min-cheol (161 wins/retirement). The current league record for most wins is 210, held by Song Jin-woo (retired).
At the end of the first inning, KIA succeeded in taking the lead with Choi Hyeong-woo’s 1st RBI sacrifice fly at the chance of 1st and 3rd base.
LG took the lead in the game by succeeding in a 3-1 comeback with Park Hae-min’s timely hit to left-center from 2 outs, 1st and 3rd base in the beginning of the second inning, followed by Hong Chang-ki’s 2 RBIs and a hit to center field.
KIA has regained its strength. At the end of the 4th inning, Woo-hyeok Byun started to press 2-3 with a right-handed hit at 1 company, 1st and 2nd base. Manager Kim Jong-guk pulled out the pinch hitter Lee Chang-jin. this hit Lee Chang-jin pulled off a 4-3 comeback with two RBIs and a double that fell in the middle right. It was the final match of the day.
In the bottom of the 5th and 6th innings, Kim Seon-bin and Park Chan-ho’s timely hits added 1 point each and found a 6-3 margin. After Yang Hyeon-jong stepped down, KIA Choi Ji-min (hold) and Jung Hae-young (save) took charge of the back door and finished the game with a victory.
At Gocheok Dome, Lotte won Kiwoom 6-5, and in Changwon, Hanwha won NC 5-0. In Daegu, KT defeated Samsung 5-2. The match between Doosan and SSG, which was scheduled to be held in Jamsil, was canceled due to rain.