Samsung blew the whistle on their third straight win

The Samsung Lions of the Korean Baseball Organization (KBO) blew the whistle on their third straight win. Former Futures Home Run King Lee Sung-kyu hit his first career grand slam to lead the team to victory.

Lee started in center field in the No. 8 spot against the LG Twins at Samsung Lions Park in Daegu on April 23.

In the top of the sixth inning with the score tied 3-3, Lee pulled a five-pitch forked ball (131 kilometers) on a 2B-2S pitch count against LG’s second pitcher Lee Woo-chan into the left-field stands. The ball traveled 115 meters.

Samsung defeated LG 7-3 to extend its winning streak to three games since April 20 against Hanwha in Daejeon. Left-hander Lee Seung-min, who started second to starter Danny Reyes, pitched two scoreless innings with one walk and three strikeouts to earn the win.

“Seung-min Lee and Ha-neul Choi did a great job on the mound,” Park said after the game. The bats were also good as they showed great concentration in the big innings,” said Park.

Park Jin-man’s hero of the day was Lee Sung-kyu. 안전놀이터 추천 “The hero of the day was Lee Sung-kyu, who hit a grand slam home run. He has been utilizing his strengths well lately.”

Finally, Park Jin-man said, “I would like to thank the fans for supporting us in the rain and not leaving the stadium, and we will prepare well to win tomorrow’s game.”

Meanwhile, Samsung will start left-hander Lee Seung-hyun and LG will start foreign pitcher Casey Kelly on the 24th.

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