Ha-seong Kim (27, San Diego Padres) resumed production of hits in an exhibition game in the American professional baseball major league.
Kim Ha-seong started as the sixth batter (second baseman) in an exhibition game against the Kansas City Royals held at the Peoria Sports Complex in Arizona on the morning of the 24th (Korean time) and scored 1 run in 3 at-bats. San Diego won 6-3.
Ha-seong Kim, who scored three hits in an away game against the Colorado Rockies on the 17th and was sluggish with no hits in the subsequent two games, succeeded in producing hits in three games and a week. He fell from 0.353 to 0.350.
Ha-seong Kim hit at bat in the bottom of the 6th inning with San Diego leading 4-1. He hit left-hander Daniel Lynch’s first pitch and connected it with a left-handed hit. Ha-seong Kim, who stole second base in the next batter’s turn at bat,토토사이트 succeeded in stealing third base again when Luis Campusano followed up at bat. Kim Ha-seong stepped on the home plate during Adam Engel’s center fielder’s sacrifice fly and received a standing ovation from the home fans.
The rest of the at-bats were disappointing. He struck out in his first at-bat with no out and second base in the second inning, trailing 0–2. Even in the 4th inning when the score was 1-2, he struck out on a swing. Ha-seong Kim was switched from defense to defense in the beginning of the 7th inning.