Bae Ji-hwan, no hits against St. Louis… Choi Ji-eun ‘injured list’
The bat of Bae Ji-hwan (Pittsburgh Pirates) went silent.
On the 16th (Korean time), in an away game against the St. Louis Cardinals in the major league held at Busch Stadium in St. Louis, USA, Bae Ji-hwan appeared as the 8th hitter in center field and recorded no hits in 4 at-bats.
Bae Ji-hwan, who had been on base for the past four games in a row, remained silent without a hit that day, lowering his batting average to 0.217. 안전놀이터
Teammate Choi Ji-man was placed on the injured list due to an Achilles tendon injury.
Pittsburgh defeated St. Louis 6-3. Andrew McCutchen’s two-run homer and Rodolphe Castro’s timely hit scored three runs in the game in the top of the 10th inning, which started at 3-3.
Meanwhile, Kim Ha-seong of the San Diego Padres played in a home game against the Milwaukee Brewers as a substitute for second baseman in the top of the 8th inning.
Kim Ha-seong entered the plate at the bottom of the 8th inning with a chance to score with 2 outs loaded, but withdrew due to a foul fly by the catcher. With no hits in one at-bat, his batting average for the season was 0.234.
San Diego defeated Milwaukee 10-3. The performance of Jake Cronenworth, who swept 6 RBIs by himself, including two two-run homers, stood out.