National Baseball Team Defeats Hong Kong 9-0 in Asian Championship Qualifier
December 6, 2023 | by bookmeforphotographers.com
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.