Lee Jeong-hoo, Ground Ball Against a Left-Handed Pitcher

Lee Jeong-hoo, Ground Ball Against a Left-Handed Pitcher for the First Time… Due to Rain, the Record of the Hit was also Deleted

One at-bat and cancelled… Maintained batting average of 0.432 in exhibition games

Lee Jeong-hoo (25), the San Francisco Giants’ starting center fielder, faced a left-handed pitcher for the first time since entering the Major League Baseball (MLB) and was out with a hit. 안전놀이터

Lee Jung-hoo started as the number one hitter and center fielder against the Los Angeles Dodgers in the 2024 MLB exhibition game held at Scottsdale Stadium in Arizona, USA on the 8th (Korean time).

He faced Dodgers’ left-handed starter James Paxton in his first at-bat in the bottom of the first inning when the score was 0-0.

Lee Jeong-hoo harassed Paxton with his unique pioneering plan.

He watched two balls outside out and one strike.

After that, he touched a ball in the middle, hit a ground ball foul, and watched one more ball that fell to the outside.

Lee Jeong-hoo hit the ball in the middle in a full-count match.

He didn’t become a hit.

The large bounced ball headed toward the opposing team’s first baseman, and Lee Jeong-hoo retired with a ground ball to first base.

This is the first time that Lee Jeong-hoo, who debuted in MLB this year, has faced a left-handed pitcher in this exhibition game.

Until today’s game, he had faced only right-handed pitchers and achieved outstanding results with 6 hits (1 home run) in 13 at-bats, 3 RBIs, 2 walks, 1 strikeout, and a batting average of 0.462.

Left-handed hitter Lee Jeong-hoo tended to be stronger against right-handed pitchers than left-handed pitchers in the KBO League.

In the 2023 season, his batting average against right-handed pitchers was 0.317, but his batting average against left-handed pitchers was 0.292.

Even in the 2022 season, the batting average against right-handed pitchers (0.371) was higher than the batting average against left-handed pitchers (0.327). 바카라사이트

The overall batting average against right-handed pitchers in the KBO League is 0.344, and the batting average against left-handed pitchers is 0.327.

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