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Choi Jeong Explodes with his 470th Home Run


Choi Jeong, a solo home run from behind.

Choi Jeong explodes with his 470th home run... Achieved 4,000 bases for the third time in the KBO League

Doosan wins 8 consecutive wins by sweeping double header… Oh Ji-hwan's come-from-behind LG, 5 consecutive wins, Hanwha's rookie Jo Dong-wook wins as a starter in his debut... Samsung Oh Jae-il hits 3 bases, 2 bases, 2 RBIs

Choi Jeong (SSG Landers), who holds the record for the most home runs in Korean professional baseball, once again gave the team victory with a devastating home run and also achieved 4,000 bases in his personal career. 바카라사이트

Choi Jeong-eun hit a solo home run over the right fence in the top of the 8th inning against the KIA Tigers, 6-6, in the second game of the 2024 Shinhan SOL Bank KBO League double header against the KIA Tigers held at Kia Champions Field in Gwangju on the 12th.

With this, Choi Jeong-eun, who increased her personal home run total to 470, became the third player in history to reach the 4,000 base hit mark, following Doosan Bears coach Lee Seung-yeop (4,077 bases) and Choi Hyeong-woo (4,043 bases, KIA).

Additionally, Choi Jeong-eun, who hit his 12th home run of the season, tied for the lead in the category with Jonathan Peraza (Hanwha Eagles) and Kang Baek-ho (KT Wiz).

SSG came from behind to win the second game 10-6 thanks to Choi Jeong's final home run.

KIA took a 5-2 lead in the bottom of the third inning when the score was 2-2 when Socrates Brito hit a three-run home run.

SSG, who was chasing, made up for one point in the top of the 6th inning when they were down 3-6 with Ha Jae-hoon's double, and in the top of the 7th inning, they scored 2 runs due to an opponent's error and Park Seong-han's double to tie the score at 6-6.

In the 8th inning, following Choi Jeong's come-from-behind home run, Ha Jae-hoon added 1 run with a sacrifice fly to take the lead to 8-6.

In the top of the 9th inning, Guillermo Heredia's 2-RBI double hit the net.

In the first game, KIA won 3-2.

In the bottom of the 7th inning when the game was tied 2-2, KIA scored a thrilling game-winning run when Kim Sun-bin hit a solo home run to left field.

In the Jamsil doubleheader, the Doosan Bears won the first game 12-4 and then defeated KT Wiz 8-4 in the second game.

Doosan, which had 8 consecutive wins, the most in the KBO League this season, surpassed SSG Landers and moved up one place to 5th place.

KT took the lead in the top of the first inning of Game 1 when Kang Baek-ho and Moon Sang-cheol hit consecutive home runs, but Doosan turned the tide in the bottom of the second inning by scoring 5 runs, including 3 hits and 4 walks, including Kang Seung-ho's 2 RBI double.

In the 3rd inning, Henry Ramos' double added 2 runs to advance to 7-2, taking the lead early.

Doosan Choi Jun-ho, who joined last year, recorded his first win in his debut by pitching 6 innings as a starter, allowing 4 hits and 2 runs.

In the second game, Doosan led the game with three home runs.

In the bottom of the first inning, Kang Seung-ho hit a 2-RBI double and Yang Eui-ji hit a timely hit to left to take a 3-0 lead.

In the third inning, Ramos and Jeon Min-jae each hit a two-run home run to widen the lead to 7-0.

KT made up for 2 points with 4 hits in the top of the 7th inning and added 1 point in the top of the 8th inning to go up 3-7.

However, Doosan defeated KT's pursuit with Heo Gyeong-min hitting a solo home run in the bottom of the 8th inning.

In Busan, the LG Twins won 6-4 thanks to Austin Dean's tying solo home run and Oh Ji-hwan's comeback two-run home run in the top of the 8th inning.

LG, ranked 4th, boosted the team spirit by winning the last 5 games in a row, including winning all 3 games in Busan.

LG scored first in the top of the first inning, but Lotte came back with a two-run home run by Jeon Jun-woo in the bottom of the first inning, and in the second inning, Park Seung-wook added one run with a timely hit to take a 3-1 lead.

LG tied the score by scoring 1 run in the top of the 3rd and 4th inning, but Lotte scored 1 run in the bottom of the 6th with Yoon Dong-hee's timely hit to take the lead again, 4-3.

However, LG's back was even harsher.

In the top of the 8th inning, LG tied the score at 4-4 when Austin hit a left-field solo home run against Lotte's 6th pitcher Choi Jun-yong.

In the ensuing game, with 2 outs and runners on first base, Oh Ji-hwan hit a two-run home run to right-center field from replaced pitcher Jeon Mir, scoring the thrilling final run.

In Daejeon, the Hanwha Eagles won 8-3 over the Kiwoom Heroes thanks to the good pitching of rookie pitcher Jo Dong-wook, a high school graduate.

Cho Dong-wook, who pitched 6 innings with 3 hits and 1 run (unearned), became the 15th high school rookie in history to earn a starting win in his first-team debut.

He is the 11th high school pitcher to become a starting pitcher in his first year of joining the team.

At Hanwha, Cho Dong-wook is the third, following Ryu Hyun-jin (2006) and Hwang Jun-seo (2024).

Kiwoom took the lead with Lee Yong-gyu's sacrifice fly in the top of the third inning, but Hanwha took advantage of two errors by the opponent in the bottom of the third inning to take the lead 2-1.

Hanwha, which had the opportunity to load the bases with no outs in the bottom of the fourth inning, scored three runs on Jeong Eun-won's timely hit, follow-up ground ball, and sacrifice fly, and ran away with the score, 5-1.

In the 5th inning, 2 runs were scored with 3 hits, including Taeyeon Kim's double, widening the lead to 7-1.

Ji-yeol Lim hit a two-run home run in the top of the 8th inning with Kiwoom trailing 1-8, but it was not enough to turn the tide.

In Changwon, the Samsung Lions defeated the NC Dinos 7-2 thanks to the two-hit performance of Denny Reyes and Oh Jae-il.

Samsung took the lead in the top of the first inning when Koo Ja-wook hit a solo home run to right-jungwol, and in the second inning, Oh Jae-il, who hit a triple, scored on Lee Seong-gyu's sacrifice fly to make it 2-0.

NC tied the score at 2-2 in the bottom of the 4th inning when Matt Davidson hit a two-run home run to the left field.

However, Samsung took a 4-2 lead again in the top of the 6th inning when Oh Jae-il hit a 2-RBI double with one out and 2nd and 3rd bases.

Samsung added 1 run in the 7th inning with Kim Young-woong's timely hit, and added 2 runs in the top of the 9th inning with Kim Seong-yoon and David MacKinnon's doubles.

Oh Jae-il, who returned to the first team after about a month, recorded 2 hits and 2 RBIs in 5 at-bats, including the final RBI.

Meanwhile, the game between Gwangju and Daejeon was sold out on this day, and 105,672 people entered the five stadiums, recording the largest attendance this season.

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