The Hanwha-Samsung combined team in the Japanese Education League suffered an upset loss.
The Hanwha-Samsung team lost an upset 6-7 against the Shikoku IL team of the Japan Independent League in the Education League in Miyazaki, Japan, on May 25.
Han Seung-hyuk (Hanwha) gave up three runs (two earned) on eight hits in five innings. Jang Ji-soo (Hanwha) took the loss, giving up four runs on six hits in one inning. Kim Si-hyun (Samsung) pitched one inning of one-hit ball, striking out two, and Hong Won-pyo (Samsung) pitched one inning of one-hit ball. 토토사이트
Yang Woo-hyun (second base), Jang Jin-hyuk (right field), Lee Jin-young (center field), Kim In-hwan (designated hitter), Eu Eui-yeol (left field), Kim Gun (third base), Heo Kwan-hoe (catcher), Lee Min-joon (shortstop), and Kim Jae-sang (first base) were the starting lineup for the Alliance.
Trailing 0-1 in the top of the first inning, the Unified team drew two walks but failed to capitalize. After the first inning, Jang Jin-hyuk singled and Kim In-hwan walked to load the bases, but Uribe was thrown out at shortstop.
In the second inning, Kim Gun reached on an error and Heo Kwan-ho singled to right to put runners on first and third. Lee Min-joon followed with a single to left to tie the game at 1-1. With runners on first and second, Kim Jae-sang hit a two-run double off the right field wall. Yang Woo-hyun followed with a sacrifice fly to center field to make it 3-1.
Yonsei added another run in the fourth inning. Lee Min-joon led off with a double to left. Kim Jae-sang singled to right, putting runners on first and third with no outs. Yang Woo-hyun singled up the middle to make it 4-1. Jang Jin-hyuk grounded out to second base to put runners on first and third, and Lee made it 5-1 with a sacrifice fly to left field.
Han gave up a leadoff double in the top of the first inning and a sacrifice fly to put runners on first and third. In the second inning, he gave up a leadoff single, but got a grounder to shortstop to get the lead runner out to put runners on first and second. He then got the runner on first with a quick popup to shortstop and a grounder to second to end the inning.
In the third inning, Kim got the leadoff hitter out on a fielder’s choice, but a grounder to first and a failed steal of second kept the inning scoreless. The fourth inning ended in a triple play with a grounder to short, a grounder to second, and a grounder to first.
Han Seung-hyuk added another run in the fifth. Back-to-back singles put runners on first and second with no outs, and a wild pitch advanced them to second and third. He hit a two-run single to center field to make it 5-3.
Lee Chung-ho (Hanwha) came on as the second pitcher in the sixth inning and got an infield grounder, a strikeout, and a groundout to end the inning. But Jang Ji-soo, who came on in the seventh inning, fell apart. She gave up a leadoff double and back-to-back singles. With runners on first and second, she got a fly out to center field.
With runners on first and second, he allowed back-to-back singles to put runners on first and second, making it a 5-7 game. With runners on second and third, Jang Ji-soo got back-to-back strikeouts to end the inning.
In the top of the seventh, Kim In-hwan led off with a single to right, but Uribe fouled out to second base and Kim Geon flied out to shortstop to end the threat. The eighth inning ended with a triple play.
In the top of the ninth, Ryu Seung-min cut the lead to 7-6 with a solo home run over the right field fence. Two batters later, Kim In-hwan reached on an error by the shortstop, but Eurhyup flied out to right field to end the game.