Bae Ji-hwan, who is from Daegu and plays for the Pittsburgh Pirates of the American Professional Baseball Major League (MLB), exploded the second multi-hit in the exhibition game, raising the possibility of entry into the opening game.
On the 21st (Korean time), Bae Ji-hwan played the first batter and center fielder against the Boston Red Sox at Jet Blue Park in Fort Myers, Florida, USA, and recorded 2 hits and 1 run in 5 at-bats.
Bae Ji-hwan, who had a batting average of 0.071 (1 hit in 14 at-bats) in the first 6 games of the demonstration game, is raising his sense of hitting with a batting average of 0.333 (6 hits in 18 at-bats) in the next 7 games.
Bae Ji-hwan, who started as the lead batter in the top of the first inning, hit a hard ball toward the shortstop.
Conscious of Bae Ji-hwan’s quick feet, Boston shortstop Enrique Hernandez made a throwing mistake. Bae Ji-hwan stepped on second base and came home thanks to another error from Jack Swinsky at bat.
Bae Ji-hwan’s second hit was also made with quick feet. He made a clever surprise bunt with 2 out and 2 base in the 7th inning.
In the 2nd, 4th and 6th innings,메이저놀이터 he retired with an outfield fly and a ground ball.
Pittsburgh beat Boston 7-5 in the game.