KT Wiz’ submarine pitcher Ko Young-pyo continued his reputation as a ‘giant killer’ by pitching flawlessly again against the Lotte Giants.먹튀검증
Koh Young-pyo started in the home game against Lotte in the 2023 Shinhan Bank SOL KBO League held at Suwon KT Wiz Park on the 21st and made a good pitch with 4 hits, 4 hits, 5 strikeouts and 1 run in 7 innings.
Koh Young-pyo won his 6th win (3rd loss) of the season as KT hit 14 hits and won 8-2 over Lotte. He won 3 out of 6 wins against Lotte.
KT, who won 5 consecutive wins against Lotte, recorded 28 wins, 2 draws and 34 losses in the season. On the other hand, Lotte suffered its 30th loss (32 wins) of the season and was in danger of losing its 50% win rate.
The leading role in KT’s victory on this day was starting pitcher Koh Young-pyo.
Ko Young-pyo is showing a very strong appearance for Lotte after returning from military service and returning in 2021. Until the day before, he pitched 8 times against Lotte and pitched salty water with an average ERA of 1.11 (11 runs in 57 innings, 7 earned runs).
Lotte hitters could not properly respond to Go Young-pyo’s ever-changing fastball and breaking ball. I tried ‘special training’ in line with Ko Young-pyo’s appearance, but there was no income.
Ko Young-pyo took the mound against Lotte for the 4th time this season, but the natural enemy relationship was not easily broken.
In the beginning of the second inning, when KT gave up the first run with Yoo Gang-nam’s one RBI in a timely hit in a crisis driven by second baseman Lee Ho-yeon and first baseman Park Byung-ho’s series of catch mistakes, Ko Young-pyo seemed to be out of luck.
However, after that, Ko Young-pyo became untouchable. After striking out Lee Hak-joo with a sharp change-up in the continued 2nd and 1st base, Lotte batting line was tied up. In the top of the 5th inning, he mixed a fastball, changeup, and curveball to strike out Min-seok Kim, Kang-nam Yoo, and Hak-joo Lee.
Ko Young-pyo, who also managed the number of pitches well, threw 92 pitches and was responsible for 7 innings.
KT’s batting line also responded to Koh Young-pyo’s good fight. In the bottom of the 3rd inning, with 2 outs on 1st and 2nd base, Anthony Alford hit a timely hit to tie the score, and Byeong-ho Park hit a timely hit to turn the score around.
In the bottom of the 5th inning, Kim Sang-soo, Kim Min-hyeok and Alford hit 3 consecutive hits and added 1 run.
And at the end of the 6th inning, KT scored 5 runs by tying 5 hits, 2 walks, and 1 sacrifice hit, breaking Lotte’s will to pursue.
Meanwhile, Hwang Jae-gyun hit a hit in the bottom of the 4th inning and a triple in the bottom of the 6th to achieve 3,000 base hits for the 21st time in history.