KT WIZ made things even more favorable for Suwon in second place.
Anthony Alford had three RBIs, including a home run, in a 5-0 victory over the Lotte Giants in the 2023 KBO Baseball Playoffs at Katie Weeds Park in Suwon on Wednesday.
With their second straight win, second-place KT moved within two games of the third-place NC Dinos, who lost on Sunday.
In a game that featured a starter’s duel between Choi Byung-seong and Na Gyun-an, the KT bats stood out for their focus.
In the bottom of the third inning, KT scored the first two runs on an infield grounder by Park Byung-ho and a wild pitch, 바카라사이트 and then Anthony Alford hit a two-run double in the middle of the inning to take a 3-0 lead.
In the fifth inning, with two on and one out, Alford blasted a two-run homer to left field to make it 5-0.
Lotte held an 8-7 advantage in hits, but couldn’t capitalize.
They had runners on first and second in the second inning, runners on first and second with no outs in the fifth, runners on first and second in the eighth, and runners on first and second with no outs in the ninth.
KT starter Yeo Byeol-seong earned the win, allowing six hits and no runs on seven innings of scattered hits with six strikeouts.
Lotte’s Na Kyun-ahn took the loss after giving up six runs (two earned) on six hits in five innings with a fielding error.
With their second straight loss, the seventh-ranked Lotte took another step away from fall baseball. 카지노사이트