The outfield of the Samsung Lions has recently been saturated with happiness.
While young blood Kim Hyeon-jun and Kim Seong-yoon are the regulars, Koo Ja-wook, who has a hamstring injury, and Jose Pirella, who has a foot sore, alternately play as designated hitters.
Why is it possible to grant rest through this rotation? This is thanks to Kim Seong-yoon (24), the all-rounder in the outfield.
When Pirella is out, he plays in left field, and when Koo Ja-wook is out, he plays in right field. Even the center fielder is covered.
Samsung coach Park Jin-man thanked him before the match against Daejeon Hanwha on the 22nd, saying, “Thanks to Kim Seong-yoon’s excellent outfield defense, it is a great help for existing outfielders to physically save.”
Seong-yoon Kim, the leader of the Samsung track and field team.
A midsummer full-time season that I am experiencing for the first time since my debut. Wouldn’t it be hard
A player who runs diligently. But he looks good, at least on the outside. He is a player who always lives up to the atmosphere of the dugout with his spirited and energetic play.
Manager Park praised him, saying, “He has a strong desire to compete and always tries his best. He tries to go one more base somehow. He plays the role that Pirella played for the entire team until last year.”안전놀이터
In fact, Kim Seong-yoon played an active part in the Hanhwa match on the 22nd.
In the 3rd inning when the score was 0-0, Kim Ji-chan, the lead hitter, sprinted after grounding on first base, making Hanwha starter Lee Tae-yang, who was fighting hard, short of breath. In the aftermath, Kim Hyun-joon’s sand dune came out.
1 out 1 base. Kim Seong-yoon attempted a surprise bunt on the first pitch. Once again, Lee Taeyang had to rush out.
Immediately, he hit the fork ball in the second pitch and brought in Kim Hyun-joon with a direct hit triple in the middle right fence. Oriental medicine that makes a first choice.
“Ji-chan remembered that the pitcher moved a lot on the bat, so I thought it would be a good opportunity this time, so I thought I should try a bunt and went into the bat. I think it turned out to be a good idea.”
Kim Seong-yoon, who had 1 RBI and 3 bases in the 3rd inning.
In the 6th inning with a 1-0 lead, he came out as the lead batter and hit an infield grounder, then headed first to first base with a quick foot and reached base with an infield hit. Kim Seong-yoon, who went to second base when Koo Ja-wook’s right fielder’s fly ball, occupied third base when Kang Min-ho’s center fielder’s fly ball. It was a sensible running base play aimed at the outfielder’s catching posture.
“After seeing the base coach’s signal, I thought I had to retouch and came back, and when I started again, I was in the same position as an outfielder, so I thought it wouldn’t be easy to withdraw from that distance and throw the ball I caught right away. So I’m sure I can live. I played with it, and even when I went to third base, I thought it was a bit far away, so I tried it boldly, and the result was good.”
Kim Seong-yoon advanced to second base when Koo Ja-wook hit a fly in right field in the 6th inning.
A small giant who runs around with passion every moment. he is human too Wouldn’t it be hard
“I’m tired too, but when I play, adrenaline comes out, so I think I run like this without even realizing it. But after the game, I feel tired. Before the game, coaches are very considerate these days, so I’m adjusting the amount of practice. , I think I’m making the process of preparing for my own game.”
Kim Seong-yoon is running second with a batting average of .427 in the second half, following leading hitter Koo Ja-wook (0.429 in the second half). His batting average for the season also improved to 3.3. With this level of contact and this level of feet, it is a rising trend that will never cool off easily.