In the Korean Baseball Organization, LG defeated SSG to take sole possession of first place. Veteran Kim Min-sung led the way with a game-winning home run.
Jeon Young-min is a reporter.먹튀검증
As befits a matchup of the No. 1 and No. 2 teams, SSG struck first with a solo home run by Choi Ju-hwan in the second inning as a crowd of more than 40,000 visited Landers Field for the first midweek game.
LG then responded with a run of their own.
With two outs in the fourth inning, Lee Jae-won tied the game with a bases-loaded walk, then Kim Min-sung blasted a grand slam over the left field fence to put the game out of reach.
With momentum on their side, LG followed up Oh’s RBI single in the fifth with two more runs in the seventh to drive a wedge.
Coupled with starter Lim Chan-kyu’s six innings of one-run ball, LG defeated SSG 9-1 to take sole possession of first place.
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