The Japanese sports media ‘Full Count’ focused on Ko Woo-seok (25, LG), who was in charge of cracking down on Lee Kang-cheol-ho’s back door on the 21st (hereinafter Korean time).
The media introduced, “There is a pitcher who swears revenge on Japan at the WBC to be held in March. Ko Woo-seok, who will throw a fastball of up to 158 km, will serve as a firefighter for the Korean national team.”
Go Woo-seok climbed the mound in the 8th inning against Japan 2-2 in the first leg of the semi-finals against Japan at the 2021 Tokyo Olympics, and was in danger of being loaded with two bases.
The media said, “As Ko Woo-seok became a losing pitcher, Korea failed to win a medal. It was a very contrasting ending to Japan, which won the gold medal.”
On the 16th, Go Woo-seok expressed his regret at the Tokyo Olympics through the official press conference of the national team and pledged his revenge. 먹튀검증
He said, “I lacked my skills. I worked hard with the thought that I had to improve for two years after the match against Japan. If that time wasn’t wasted, wouldn’t there be good results in this tournament? “he said.
The media reported, “Ko Yu-seok left a good record of 1 win, 5 losses, 30 saves, and an average ERA of 2.17 in 2021, when the Tokyo Olympics were held. Last year, he left a better performance index with 4 wins, 2 losses, 42 saves, and an average ERA of 1.48.”
He paid attention to Go Woo-seok’s slider speed improvement. The media said, “There is no big difference in the average fastball velocity, but the slider velocity has noticeably increased from 139.3 km to 145.7 km. Also, last year’s slider hit rate was only 1/48.”
‘Full Count’ paid attention to the return match between Go Woo-seok and Yamada, “The fight between the batter and Go Woo-seok has become that complicated. What will happen if we face Yamada again?”