Right-hander Yang Chang-seop (24, Samsung) has been embroiled in an empty ball controversy. SPOTV commentator Oh Jae-won’s remarks seem to have become a trigger. It was against Incheon SSG on the 24th. The bottom of the seventh inning, when they were being dragged 7-13. With one out and runners on first and third bases, Choi Jung was sent out with a ball that hit his body. After the first foul, the second and third pitches were caught close to Choi Jung’s body. Since then, the fourth fastball headed back toward the body and eventually brushed Choi Jung’s uniform. Yang took off his hat and apologized. Samsung later said it was not intentional.

The scene ended without any problems. SSG as well as Choi Jeong, the party involved, […]