Lotte Seo Jun-won, who did not receive defensive help, gave up 9 runs in 4 innings in the final match of Geelong

 Lotte sidearm pitcher Seo Jun-won (23) performed sluggishly in the final game of the season against Australia’s Geelong Korea. 

Seo Jun-won started the final game against the Adelaide Giants in the 2022-2023 season Australian Professional Baseball (ABL) Round 10 held at Decolor Australia Stadium in Adelaide, Australia on the 22nd (hereinafter Korean time), 4 innings, 9 hits (2 homers), 3 walks and 1 strikeout. Recorded 9 runs (5 earned). 

Faced with Adelaide, the strong team in the Southwest Division, Seo Jun-won allowed Nick Ward to hit a home run with a superior solo shot from the start of the first inning. He blocked the second inning without allowing a run, but collapsed with four runs in a row in the third or fourth inning. 

After the third inning, runners piled up as Ian Walters and Ward hit consecutive hits. Seo Jun-won, who did not receive any help from the defense as the ball that first baseman Seo Ho-cheol could catch fell through his crotch, and hit a timely left-handed hit by Liam Spence and a superior three-run home run by Rickson Wingrove.  헤라카지노

In the 4th inning, a defensive mistake started. He induced leader Jared Carr to ground, but second baseman Kim Joo-seong made a catch error and the runner went out. Seo Joon-Won, who was hit by Liam Bull and Walters in a row and allowed runs, even gave up runs to Spence and Quincy Latimore on walks. 

Seo Jun-won, who allowed another 4 runs in a big inning while being hit by Ryan January with 2 RBIs and doubles from the left, passed the mound to Yang Kyung-mo in the 5th inning. 92 total pitches, 54 strikes and 38 balls. It collapsed with 9 runs due to the narrow strike zone of the referee and lack of defensive help. 

With this, Seo Jun-won finished the season with an average ERA of 5.45 in 10 games (5 starts) in Geelong Korea. He struck out 30 in 34⅔ innings while giving up only nine walks. Although his last appearance was disappointing, he had some achievements, such as winning with 1 earned run in 6 innings against the Sydney Blue Sox on the 29th of last month.

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