Korean infielder Bae Ji-hwan (24), who plays for the Pittsburgh Pirates, went on base for two consecutive games with a walk.
Bae Ji-hwan started as a center fielder in the 2023 MLB home game against the St. Louis Cardinals held at PNC Park in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA on the 24th (Korean time), and was replaced with no hits and one walk in two at-bats.
Bae Ji-hwan’s batting average for the season fell slightly from 0.241 to 0.239 (55 hits in 230 at-bats).메이저사이트
Bae Ji-hwan, who struck out in the first at-bat in the second inning, had a relentless battle going up to 8 pitches in the 4th inning without an out and 1st base, but withdrew due to a double stroke with a ground ball in front of the pitcher.
In the 6th inning, with 1 out and 2nd base, he made his 23rd pick of the season, and advanced to second base with a walk by Alica Williams, the follow-up hitter.
Soon after, Jason DeLay’s infield grounder led Pittsburgh to 3-5, and Bae Ji-hwan stepped on third base.
However, Bae Ji-hwan could not add a goal as Kibrian Hayes stepped down with a hit.
Bae Ji-hwan was replaced with a pinch hitter by Andy Rodriguez in the 8th inning to end the game.