Won Tae-in, who grew up as a native ace of the Lions Corps, raised the team to the top with a dazzling pitching.
On the 30th, Samsung defeated the LG Twins 4-0 with Won Tae-in’s strong fight at the 2021 Shinhan Bank SOL KBO League home game held at Daegu Samsung Lions Park on the 30th.
Samsung lost 14-10 with a victory that day, pulling down LG and recaptured the sole leader.
Won Tae-in blocked 7 innings with 5 sporadic hits, 1 walk, 4 strikeouts, and a zero run, and harvested 4 wins (1 loss) in the season.
Won Tae-in not only became a joint leader in the multi-win division in four consecutive personal wins, but also lowered his average ERA from 1.50 to 1.16 and rose to the top in this category as well.
Won Tae-in is the only native pitcher out of the 1st to 5th ERA in the league.
LG, having won a thrilling 3-2 reverse win against the Lotte Giants the day before, was unable to keep up with the momentum and lost the first place.
LG, the lowest in the league with a team batting average of 0.231 (as of the 29th), expected a battering resurgence at the batting-friendly Samsung Lions Park in Daegu.
However, the LG other line, which cooled down as it cooled, froze even colder in front of Won Tae-in’s powerful pitching.
At the end of the 3rd inning, Samsung had a chance to get the first and third bases safely with a ball that fits the body of Hak-joo Lee and a hit from the left by Kim Sang-soo.
Jawook Koo failed to bring a third base runner to home with a pitcher’s ground ball, but Jose Pirella was different.
When Pirella’s shortstop grounding, third base runner Lee Hak-ju stepped on the groove, and Samsung was the first to take the lead.
Pirella, who recorded the first RBI, added another RBI with a 110m distance solo home run drawing a large parabolic line at the end of the 5th inning.
At the end of the 7th inning, he scored a wedge by getting a push-out walk after a full-count game against pitcher Kim Dae-hyun, who had a strong pitch from two top bases.
At the end of the 8th inning, Lee Hak-joo beat Kim Dae-hyun with a solo home run of the season’s beast girl and broke the opponent’s will to pursue it.
Samsung led the attack with Pirella with three hits and two RBIs in five at-bats, including one home run.
LG starter Yoonsik Kim threw 94 pitches in 4 innings and became a losing pitcher with 3 hits, 4 walks and 1 run point.
LG, who couldn’t take advantage of the opportunity of 1 company and 2 base in the second inning, blew even the first and second bases safely in the fourth inning.
No. 4-6 Roberto Ramos, Lee Hyung-jong, and Lee Chun-woong were given chances, but even Jinru didn’t come out.
In the beginning of the 5th inning, Kim Min-sung took the lead and hit a double, but he couldn’t hit the groove again.
After Won Tae-in, Samsung put Choi Ji-kwang in the beginning of the 8th and Oh Seung-hwan in the beginning of the ninth, and ended the game without paying a point to LG.