National Baseball Team Defeats Hong Kong 9-0 in Asian Championship Qualifier

December 6, 2023 | by

The Korean National Team, competing in the 30th Asian Football Championship, defeated Hong Kong 9-0 in the second match of their A group at the Taichung Inter

Continental Stadium in Taichung, defeating Hong Kong 9-0 in the second game of their Pool A preliminary round match.

first win of the tournament.

Korea opened the scoring in the bottom of the second inning with a solo home run over the left field fence.

and later scored on a groundout by Jung Hyun-seung.

In the bottom of the third inning, Kim Bum-seok and Shin Sung-seok singled to make it 4-0.

In the bottom of the fifth inning, with runners on first and second, Credit Suk hit a sacrifice fly to extend the lead.

With the bases loaded in the bottom of the seventh, Seo Jung-hoon doubled down the left field line.

to left field to bring home both runners and seal the game.

The Koreans, who are in Group A alongside Chinese Taipei, Hong Kong and Palestine, will play their final game of the preliminary round at 1:30 p.m. on Saturday at the same venue as Palestine.



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