The Lotte Giants made the series a starting point with the resurrection of Charlie Barnes, a foreigner.
Lotte won 3-0 in the match against Doosan Bears held at Sajik Stadium in Busan on the 10th. They took revenge for the 2-5 loss the previous day (9th) and marked 16 wins and 10 losses. With 14 wins, 15 losses and 1 draw, Doosan again collapsed in the 50% win rate.
Lotte took the lead. At the end of the 3rd inning, Yoo Kang-nam and Yoon Dong-hee had a chance to secure 1st and 2nd base. Kim Min-seok struck out when he failed to send bunt, but Ko Seung-min hit a timely double that exceeded the key of the right fielder in 1st and 1st base, and took a 1-0 lead. The continued 1 company 2nd and 3rd base opportunities were missed.
However, at the bottom of the 4th inning, lead batter An Chi-hong lifted Doosan starter Choi Won-joon’s 124 km slider and fired a left-handed solo shot. Season 2 home run. 안전놀이터
In the 7th inning, lead batter Noh Jin-hyeok got a hit. Kang-Nam Yoo hit a double at the right time and ran away 3-0 from Seung-Wook Park’s sacrifice bunt for a run and second base. It was Lotte’s wedge point.
Lotte harvested its second win of the season with the first quality start of the season as starter Charlie Barnes played 6⅔innings, 99 pitches, 2 hits, 2 walks, 8 strikeouts, and no runs. In the other lineup, An Chi-hong recorded multiple hits, including a home run.
Doosan starter Choi Won-jun played a counterattack with 3 runs in 7 innings, but the batting line was silent.