Doosan Bears have won 6 games in a row.
Doosan won 6 to 3 in an away game against the KIA Tigers held at Kia Champions Field in Gwangju on the 17th. Doosan, which was tied for 5th place with SSG Landers, recorded 63 wins (1 draw, 57 losses) in the season, pushing KIA Tigers (60 wins, 2 draws, 56 losses), which was in 4th place, down the rankings. At the same time, Doosan rose to 4th place as SSG lost in the first메이저놀이터 game of the double header between SSG Landers and LG Twins held at Jamsil Stadium in Seoul.
Doosan has Su-bin Jeong (center fielder), Jae-ho Kim (shortstop), Seok-hwan Yang (first baseman), Eui-ji Yang (catcher), Jose Rojas (left fielder), Seung-ho Kang (second baseman), Gyeong-min Heo (third baseman), Jun-young Park (designated hitter), and Cho. Su Dong (right fielder) started.
Doosan starter Raul Alcantara gave up 3 runs, 8 hits, 1 walk, 5 strikeouts, and 6 innings. Alcantara achieved its 13th win (6 losses) of the season.
On this day, Doosan’s Yang Seok-hwan, Kang Seung-ho, and Cho Soo-haeng hit hard with three hits. Kang Seung-ho and Park Jun-young led the team to victory by hitting home runs.
On the mound, after Alcantara, Kim Myung-shin (1 inning, no runs), Kim Kang-ryul (⅔ inning, no runs), Hong Geon-hee (1 inning, no runs), and Jeong Cheol-won (1/3 inning, no runs) came up in order to preserve the victory.
After the game, Doosan coach Lee Seung-yeop said, “The batting lineup performed evenly and showed a well-organized performance. Yang Seok-hwan, who showed clutch ability at every opportunity, and Park Jun-young, who hit home runs in two consecutive games in a tense situation, brought the victory.”
Manager Lee continued, “Kang Seung-ho continued the momentum with another record-breaking performance. Although it was not a cycling hit, he shone sufficiently. I also praise Jo Soo-haeng, who recorded 3 hits in the 9th batting order.”
Coach Lee said, “On the mound, starting pitcher Alcantara did his job with a quality start. The bullpen team that took the mound after him also showed stability,” and added, “I can feel that the entire team is working together. Every game is important, and it is a good time for the fans like now.” “I will do my best to make myself visible,” he said.