Kim Ha-seong, who returned from the WBC, played three hits before returning to the demonstration game… Exhibition batting average .545 batting average
San Diego Padres Kim Ha-seong (28) swung a hard hit in the return match for the exhibition game.
On the 17th (Korean time), Kim Ha-seong started as second 안전놀이터 baseman 5 times in an exhibition game against the Colorado Rockies held at Salt River Fields at Talking Stick in Scottsdale, Arizona, USA, and played an active role with 3 hits, 1 RBI and 2 points in 3 at-bats.
Kim Ha-seong, who entered his first at-bat from first base unscathed in the second inning, hit a knuckle curve at 75.9 miles per hour (122.1 km/h) on the third pitch of Colorado starting pitcher Austin Gomber. In the fourth inning, as the lead batter, he hit Gomber’s 78.9 mile (127.0 km) changeup on the second pitch and hit a double.
Kim Ha-sung hit an 83.4 mile (134.2 km) slider on the 4th pitch against relief pitcher Connor Siebold in the 5th inning with 1 out, 1st and 3rd base, and scored 1 RBI in a timely manner. In the 6th inning, when San Diego was leading 7-1, he was replaced by Luis Liberato and finished the day.
Kim Ha-seong, who left the team for a while to participate in the World Baseball Classic (WBC), returned after the tournament. Ha-seong Kim, who hit 3 home runs in the WBC, continued his hot hitting feeling by playing 3 hits even before his return to the exhibition game. His exhibition game performance is 4 games batting average 5.4 5 Lee (6 hits in 11 at-bats) 3 RBI OPS 1.310.
San Diego won 7-1. Starting pitcher Michael Waka pitched well with 4 hits, 1 walk, 5 strikeouts and 1 run in 3⅓ innings, and Trent Grisham and Jake Cronenworth hit home runs.