The “2022 Shinhan Bank SOL KBO League” Lotte-LG game was held at Jamsil Baseball Stadium in Seoul on the afternoon of the 22nd.
LG ace Kelly warmed up in the outfield before the game and headed to the third base dugout. His eyes met with coach Ryu Ji-hyun, who was watching the players’ training in front of the first base base. 바카라사이트넷
LG manager Ryu Ji-hyun raised his hand to give a fist high-five to Kelly, and Kelly, who saw that, bowed to former coach Ryu Ji-hyun of the fist high-five and gave a fist high-five.
Director Ryu Ji-hyun asked Kelly, “How’s your condition?” and Kelly said, “It’s good without any problems.” Coach Ryu Ji-hyun tapped Kelly on the shoulder and said, “I believe in you at some point,” and Kelly smiled and headed to the dugout.
Coach Ryu Ji-hyun has been playing for LG from 1994 to 2004, coach for LG from 2005 to 2020, and coach for LG since 2021.
Kelly has been wearing an LG uniform since 2019. We know each other well because we have been working together as a coach and coach for four years with coach Ryu Ji-hyun. Coach Ryu Ji-hyun said to Kelly, who won the starting game after the game on the 30th, “I respect Kelly’s dignity as an ace.”
Kelly finished his first season with 14 wins, 12 losses and a 2.55 ERA after wearing an LG uniform in 2019, and showed an ace-like appearance with 15 wins and 7 losses in 2020 and 13 wins, 8 losses and a 3.15 ERA last year.
In 2022, he is a solid starter for LG with 16 wins (first place in the league), 2.54 (4th place) and 153 strikeouts (7th place). It also has the epitome of consistency of pitching more than five innings in 75 consecutive games.
Kelly appeared as a starter against NC on the 30th and won 16 games of the season with one run in 6.2 innings. LG, which secured at least the second place with the victory, is expected to guarantee a sufficient rest at Kelly.