Shin-soo Choo batted leadoff against the LG Twins in the 2023 Shinhan Bank SOL KBO League at SSG Landers Field in Incheon on April 28.
In the bottom of the first inning, Choo was hit on the left heel by a 146-kilometer fastball from LG’s Lee Ji-gang. After being hit by the ball, Choo circled the bases in pain.
LG starter Lee Ji-gang removed his hat and apologized to Shin-soo. However, Shin-soo looked unhappy in front of the trainer, head coach Cho Won-woo, and first base coach Kim Min-jae. The situation was especially sensitive because Shin-soo had just recovered from a left ankle injury.
LG catcher Park Dong-won 꽁머니지급 said something to Shin-soo as he was running out to the first base line, and Shin-soo immediately lost his temper. Park Dong-won looked a little confused, and Choo Shin-soo became agitated and shouted at the top of his lungs.
Coach Cho Won-woo and the umpire distanced the two players, and Choo walked to first base. LG’s Lee Ji-gang once again apologized to Shin-soo Choo.
In the bottom of the first inning, Shin-soo Choo advanced to second base on a ground ball in front of the first baseman and was seen talking to LG’s Oh Ji-hwan about the situation.
At the end of the inning, while running home from third base, Shin-soo approached Park Dong-won and put his arm around his shoulder as they talked.
Shin-soo Choo defended until the beginning of the third inning, but due to pain in his left foot, Kim Kang-min came in to play right field with runners on second and third in the top of the third inning.
An SSG official said, “Choo Shin-soo was replaced due to pain in his left foot after hitting a sand dune. After checking his condition, we will decide whether to have him checked by a hospital.”
Meanwhile, SSG lost 6-8 in the eighth inning after leading 6-5, thanks to Hong Chang-ki’s RBI triple and Kim Hyun-soo’s RBI single, and Moon Bo-kyung’s RBI single in the ninth inning.
LG’s Hong Chang-ki went 2-for-4 with a double,메이저놀이터 추천 two RBIs and two runs scored. Shin Min-jae completed his first career three-hit game by going 5-for-5 with a home run, one RBI, one run scored and two stolen bases. Kim Hyun-soo was 2-for-4 with two RBIs, Park Hae-min was 2-for-5 with a double, one RBI and two runs scored, and Moon Bo-kyung was 1-for-3 with a double, one RBI and one run scored.