Austin gets the first three runs
Fourth baseman Austin Dean’s leadoff triple gave the Twins the lead.
The LG Twins scored first in Game 3 of the Korean Series. LG struck first in the top of the third inning of Game 3 of the Korean Series against the KT Wiz at KT Wiz Park in Suwon on Tuesday.
The game remained tied 0-0 until the end of the second inning. KT missed back-to-back chances in the first and second innings. In the first inning, Hwang Jae-gyun struck out with runners on first and second, Park Byung-ho was retired on a wild pitch, 온라인카지노 and in the second inning, Choi Sung-ho was caught on an infield fly with runners on first and second.
LG loaded the bases again in the top of the third with one out. Hong Chang-ki singled and Park Hae-min walked to put runners on first and second. Kim Hyun-soo grounded out to first base, but Austin, the No. 4 hitter, stepped up to the plate.
The pitcher was KT starter Wes Benjamin. After three consecutive body battles, Benjamin threw a four-seam fastball on 1B2S. But it was right on Austin’s target. Austin didn’t hesitate to pull the pitch, sending it over the left field fence for a leadoff three-run home run. Austin’s first home run of the Korean Series gave LG a 3-0 lead.
For LG, it was not just about taking the lead, but more importantly, it was about taking down their nemesis, Benjamin. Benjamin has been particularly strong against LG this season. In five regular-season games against LG, he went 4-0 with a 0.84 ERA.