Samsung Lions coach Park Jin-man expressed his disappointment with the referee’s sanctions.
Samsung lost 1-7 against Suwon KT on the 19th. An issue occurred during Kim Tae-hoon’s pitching process in the bottom of the 8th inning.
In the bottom of the 8th inning, when the game was tied 1-4, reliever Kim Tae-hoon took the mound. Kim Tae-hoon gave Bae Jeong-dae a walk after one out. Bae Jeong-dae has excellent base-running play as well as strategic execution ability. Kim Tae-hoon, who had to keep the inning scoreless, was a difficult runner.
Kim Tae-hoon pitched the ball with the first pitch during Kim Sang-soo’s subsequent at-bat and then threw a check ball to first base to tie up Bae Jeong-dae’s feet. After throwing five consecutive check balls, he pitched the second pitch to Kim Sang-soo. And then he recorded two more checks in a row.
Then referee Oh Hoon-gyu came up to the mound. A warning was given to Kim Tae-hoon. Coach Park Jin-man and head coach Lee Byeong-gyu also안전놀이터 walked onto the ground immediately. It was a situation where Kim Tae-hoon could naturally throw a check, but it was judged that it would be excessive for the umpire to come forward and warn the pitcher.
After throwing the third pitch, Tae-hoon Kim threw one more check ball to first base. In the end, he allowed a hit to Kim Sang-soo and a walk to Park Kyung-soo. He struck out Ahn Chi-young, but was punished after hitting a timely hit with 2 RBIs from Hwang Jae-gyun. Ji-Kwang Choi took the mound in relief and gave up 1 RBI and timely hi
Coach Park Jin-man explained the situation ahead of the Daegu SSG match on the 20th. Coach Park said, “Before the umpire went up to the mound, he had already talked to Kim Tae-hoon once. It was telling him to throw quickly. From the umpire’s perspective, he could do that once, but I didn’t think he would go up to the mound to talk a second time.” I opened my mouth.
He continued, “It was a situation where (Kim Tae-hoon) could have done that well. Because the score was 3 points lower, he had to stop it in the flow of the game.” He added, “I asked the referee, ‘Why are you sanctioning him for checking? Not once, but twice?’ “He said,” he added.
What was the referee’s answer? Coach Park said, “They said they just went up (to the mound) and didn’t say anything. The second base umpire was the team leader, so he sorted things out in the middle. The second base umpire told the umpire not to do that. So we didn’t take too long and ( “He came into the dugout,” he said.
Samsung suffered its third straight loss with a loss on the 19th. The Daegu SSG match on the 20th was canceled due to rain. They aim to break their losing streak against Doosan in Daegu on the 21st.
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