Kim Hyun-soo and Austin of the baseball team LG exploded for home runs together to lead their team to a come-from-behind victory.
Riding a four-game winning streak, LG regained the lead for the first time in two weeks.
Seokjun Hong is a reporter.
Trailing 0-3 in the fourth inning, LG’s Kim Hyun-soo hit a solo shot to rally the team.
It’s the second home run of the season for Kim Hyun-soo, who has been in a slump this season, in two months off Samsung starter Hwang Dong-jae.
The league-leading LG bats exploded in the sixth inning after Kim Hyun-soo led off with a single.
Austin, who came to bat after Kim Hyun-soo, hit a two-run shot after six consecutive fouls against reliever Hong Jung-woo to tie the game.
Moon Sung-joo followed with an RBI double and Samsung second baseman Kim Ji-chan capitalized on a throwing error to score four more runs, and Il Sun-hae, Kim Hyun-soo, and Austin again produced back-to-back RBI singles for a whopping eight runs.
Led by Kim Hyun-soo, who sparked the comeback with three hits, including a home run, two RBIs and three runs scored, LG regained the top spot with a 9-3 win 안전놀이터.
“I don’t have any other problems, but I’m thinking that it got worse because I went in there (as if I did). I’m going to try to keep swinging like I am now…”
KT’s Jang Sung-woo, who had three hits in the previous game, hit a leadoff double in the first inning.
Jang Jang-woo pounded SSG starter Oh Won-seok again in the third inning for a solo shot that made it 5-2 and again in the eighth for a solo arch that drove in the winning run in a 7-3 victory, completing a four-hit, multi-homer “one-man show.
Starter Young-pyo Ko earned his fifth win of the season with seven innings of three-run ball to help the team complete the midweek three-game sweep.
NC cruised to a 10-3 victory over Doosan, led by Son, who paced the offense with three hits, two RBIs and three runs scored, and Martin, who fired a leadoff shot.