The national team won 2-0 in a practice match against the Armed Forces Sports Unit (Sangmu) at Gocheok Sky Dome in Seoul on the 26th.
On the day, the national team asked Sangmu for understanding and let some players play for Sangmu in order to field as many players as possible.
In addition, in the ninth inning, the game was played to practice a game that was not implemented in the KBO League (attacking with runners on first and second base at the start of the inning).
Kwak Bin (Doosan Bears), who started as a starting pitcher, pitched three innings with three hits, one strikeout and one walk, and the second pitcher Won Tae-in (Samsung Lions) pitched two scoreless innings. 토토
National team pitcher Moon Dong-joo (Hanwha Eagles), who played as a member of Sangmu, also got a pass with one hit, five strikeouts, and Na Kyun-an (Lotte Giants) got one hit, one walk, two strikeouts in two innings.
Four “starting agents” pitchers who threw at least two innings on the day announced their prospects for the tournament by combining 10 scoreless innings.
Jang Hyun-seok (Masan Yongmago), the national team’s third pitcher, stopped one inning with two strikeouts and no runs, while Jung Woo-young, Ko Woo-suk (LG Twins), and Park Young-hyun (kt wiz), who followed, threw one inning each without giving up a point.
Only Kim Young-kyu (NC Dinos), who briefly moved to Sangmu and faced the national team batter, was shaken by two hits, one walk, and two runs in one inning, while Choi Ji-min (KIA Tigers), who took the mound in the ninth inning of the match, also stopped one inning without losing a point.
The national team’s batting lineup, which had been silent continuing the “March of Zero,” scored in the sixth inning.
After one out against left-handed pitcher Kim Young-kyu, Jihoon Choi (SSG Landers) walked, and Kang Baek-ho (kt) hit a right-handed hit after two outs to lead to first and second bases.
And Moon Bo-kyung (LG) hit a left-center double and called both home.
Among the national team batters, infielder Moon Bo-kyung, who played the fifth batter, showed the best batting sense with two hits, one walk and two RBIs in three at-bats.
Yoon Dong-hee (Lotte), a national team outfielder who played as the first hitter in Sangmu, also showed off his performance with two hits in three times at bat.
The national team will hold its final training session at Gocheok Sky Dome on the 27th, before departing for Hangzhou, China, on the afternoon of the 28th.
The first match will be against Hong Kong on the 1st of next month, and on the 2nd, they will face Taiwan, which must be overcome to win the gold medal.
After playing the last round match between Thailand, Laos and Singapore on the 3rd, the team will play two Super Round matches on the 5th and 6th.
The Asian Games baseball final will be held on the 7th, and all games will be held at the Shaoxing Baseball and Softball Sports Center near Hangzhou, China.