Hanwha bats for six runs. The 152-kilometer right-hander becomes the first pitcher to lose in 45 days.

Kwak-Bin Kwak (25, Dusan Bears) suffered his first loss in two months as he pitched uncharacteristically for the monthly MVP award.

Kwak took the mound for the seventh game of the 2024 Shinhan SOL Bank KBO League against the Hanwha Eagles at Jamsil Stadium in Seoul on Nov. 11, giving up six runs on eight hits with three walks and four strikeouts in 5 1/3 innings to suffer his fifth loss of the season.

His pitches were shaky from the start. He walked the leadoff batter, Hwang Young-mook, on a straight ball to start the game, but then failed to steal second base and struck out Jang Jin-hyuk and Ahn Chi-hong in consecutive at-bats.

In the top of the second, Chae walked Chae Eun-sung with one out and was hit by a pitch to put runners in scoring position. This time, Kim struck out Kim Tae-yeon on a swinging strike and Choi Jae-hoon on a fly ball to left field.

Kwak Bin gave up his first run in the top of the third inning. Again, it was Hwak-geun who walked the leadoff batter, Lee Do-yoon. Lee Won-seok followed with a single to left and Hwang Young-mook laid down a sacrifice bunt to put runners on second and third, but Jang Jin-hyuk hit a sacrifice fly to right field.

In the top of the fourth inning, Kwak gave up back-to-back long balls. After leadoff singles by Noh Si-hwan and Chae Eun-sung, Kim Tae-yeon followed with a sacrifice bunt, and with runners on second and third, Choi Jae-hoon hit another double to the right field gap. Kwak Binh walked to load the bases, but he got Lee Do-yoon to fly out to center field and Lee Won-seok to strike out on three pitches.

In the top of the fifth inning, Kwak overcame a two-out double by Ahn Chi-hong. But in the top of the sixth inning, he gave up three consecutive hits to Kim Tae-yeon, Lee Jae-won, and Lee Do-yoon, giving up another run.

Trailing 1-4 in the top of the sixth inning, Kwak ended the game with runners on first and second, giving up a walk to his friend Jung Chul-won. He 토토 threw 99 pitches.

Kwak had the misfortune of having the next two runners reach base. After Chung walked the first batter, Lee Won-seok, on nine pitches to load the bases, he gave up a pushing double to Hwang Young-mook and then a single to center off Jang Jin-hyeok.

Kwak’s ERA jumped from 3.18 to 3.64.

Kwak Bin was the homegrown ace of the Doosan Bears with a 5-4 record and 3.18 ERA in 13 games prior to the game.

His May performance was strong. He started five games and pitched 30⅓ innings in four wins and a 1.48 ERA during the month, ranking first in both wins and ERA. He recorded quality starts in all but one of those five games, culminating in an ace 토토사이트 순위 performance on April 24 against the Gwangju Kia Tigers, throwing 110 pitches for seven scoreless innings.

That performance earned him his first KBO League Monthly MVP (May) honor earlier in the day, but he couldn’t carry that momentum into the game against Hanwha.

It had been 54 days since Kwak-Bin had thrown a losing pitch since April 18 against the Daegu Samsung Lions. The monkey fell out of the tree on this day.


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