“Intentionally conducted intense training.”
The Lotte Giants, who have never been on the postseason stage since 2017, are very determined to achieve results this year. This can be fully confirmed in Lotte’s off-season moves. After the 2022 season, Lotte ended the Stove League start by signing a long-term contract with “Ace of Glasses” Park Se-woong for 5 years and a total of 9 billion won.
Lotte’s ‘broad assault’ continued.먹튀검증 Through the FA (free agent) market, Lotte succeeded in strengthening its ‘weaknesses’ by signing contracts with Roh Jin-hyeok for a total of 5 billion won over 4 years and with Yoo Gang-nam for a total of 8 billion won over 4 years. signed a contract with In addition, Kim Sang-soo, Cha Woo-chan, Yoon Myung-jun, etc., as well as veteran resources were collected to reinforce their power.
Lotte, which has to pay off its investment, has become very strong in training unlike previous years, and is having a tight offseason unlike previous years. Lotte, which started preparations for the 2023 season in Guam on the 1st, returned home on the 19th, moved to Incheon late at night, and moved busily to Ishigaki, Japan, where the 2nd spring camp was held early in the morning on the 20th.
After having two practice games with Chiba Lotte Marines in Ishigaki, Lotte will play a total of six actual matches against KBO league teams in Okinawa from the 27th. In particular, at the Okinawa spring camp, training and matches will be conducted without rest, and the preparation for the 2023 season will be accelerated.
Coach Larry Sutton, whom we met at Incheon International Airport on the 20th, said, “I think the first spring camp was very successful. I was able to train smoothly and with high concentration throughout the day. Now I am ready to compete,” he said after finishing the Guam spring camp.
The intensity of Lotte’s spring camp is very high. This is because the club needs to achieve as much support as it has physically and mentally. It is only at the end of the first spring camp, but the faces of the players who visited Incheon Airport were tired. Seo Jun-won, who has lost a noticeable amount of weight, said, “The training of the beasts was nothing.”
Coach Sutton said, “We intentionally conducted a high-intensity spring camp. In the end, spring camp is a process of preparing for the season.”
If you focused on details based on intensive training in Guam, now it’s a real battle. Coach Sutton said, “In Guam, we took a lot of training and paid attention to details. In Japan, we have to use what we trained and see what happens during the game. And from now on, we will watch the players we want to see more of.” Emphasized.