The Korean World Baseball Classic (WBC) national team’s second baseman Tommy Hyeon-su Edmon (St. raised the sense of impact.
On the 27th (Korean time), Edmund started as the first batter and shortstop in a major league exhibition game against the Miami Marlins held at Roger Dean Chevolle Stadium in Jupiter, Florida, USA, and scored 1 hit and 1 run in 3 at-bats.
The previous day (26th) against the Washington Nationals, Edmund, who went 0-2 at bat and struck out 1, recorded a batting average of 0.200 in the demonstration game.
On this day, Edmon got a hit from the first at-bat. In the top of the first inning, Edmon picked a ball against Miami starting pitcher Johnny Cueto, who won 143 major league victories, and hit a sinker with 2 pitches and 88.2 miles (baseball 141.9 km) to record a heavy hit.
Edmund landed on second and third bases thanks to hits from Juan Yepes and Nolan Arenao, respectively, and hit the home run when Nolan Gorman’s two RBIs were timely hit with a base loaded.
St. Louis showed off a hot attack when Edmon opened the attack. Jordan Walker hit a 3-run home run from 1 out 1 and 3 base to make it 5-0.
Edmund then appeared at bat twice more, but did not get on base. He retired with a fly to shortstop at first out in the top of the second inning and a fly to right field at first out and second base in the top of the fourth inning. 슬롯사이트
At the start of the bottom of the 4th inning, Edmon was replaced with Wynn, who finished the game early.
Edmon, a Korean-American, will compete in the 2023 WBC wearing the Taegeuk mark. Edmund will arrive in Korea on March 1st and will join the WBC national team in line with the training schedule at Gocheok Sky Dome in Seoul on the 2nd.
Manager Lee Kang-cheol plans to appoint Edmon as the second baseman and form a keystone combination with shortstop Kim Ha-seong (San Diego Padres).
Meanwhile, St. Louis beat Miami 8-2 with 16 hits in the game. The result of the exhibition match was 1 win and 1 loss.