8 consecutive wins challenge Lotte cancels rain before Kiwoom Han Hyun-hee announces selection again on the 30th
The opportunity to achieve an eight-game winning streak was delayed by a day. Lotte Giants won 5-2 in a home game against Kiwoom Heroes held at Sajik Stadium on the 28th.
With this victory,안전놀이터 he won 7 consecutive wins in the KBO regular league in 11 years since 2012. While they had to continue their upward trend, the second day of their three-week home match against Kiwoom, which was scheduled to be held at the same place on the 29th, was canceled due to rain.
Matches postponed on this day will be organized at a later date. On the 30th, the last day of this three-game series, only Kiwoom, the starting pitcher, has changed.
Lotte will send Han Hyun-hee, who announced the starting pitching on the 29th, again. On the other hand, Kiwoom did not take out the card of Jeong Chan-heon, who was the starting pitcher of the day, and announced Woo-jin An as the starting pitcher in the game on the 30th according to the team starting rotation.
Han Hyun-hee will be the first starting pitcher against Kiwoom, the ‘family team’. Han Hyun-hee made his KBO league debut in a Heroes uniform and transferred to Lotte after last season as a free agent.
On the other hand, Lotte has the most consecutive wins for a team with 11 consecutive wins. It was written for the 2008 season when coach Jerry Royster was in charge.
Lotte had 11 consecutive wins, from the match against Hanwha Eagles held at Sajik Stadium on July 27 of that year to the match against LG Twins held in the same place on September 2.