Choi Hyung-woo played well in the first half. 토토 With key hitter Na Sung-bum out due to injury, he played a central role in the team’s batting line-up with 78 hits, 11 home runs, 46 RBIs, and 40 runs scored with a batting average of 0.294 OPS 0.886 points.
He also set many records in the first half. Choi Hyung-woo achieved his fifth 2,200 hits and built a 1,500-run gold tower for the first time in the KBO League. He set a big record, including 1,200 points for the seventh time in history.
However, as we entered the second half, the sense of hitting decreased. There may be physical ups and downs due to the hot weather. Choi Hyung-woo has nine hits, one home run, 10 RBIs, seven runs, six walks, 11 strikeouts, and a batting average of 0.191 OPS 0.554 in the second half. In particular, he marked a batting average of 0.130 OPS 0.323 with three hits, five RBIs and four runs scored in five games in August.
Although the batting sense has fallen, Choi Hyung-woo is still Choi Hyung-woo. He is showing strong performance in the scoring situation. This season, he is strong in scoring with 29 hits, four home runs, 44 RBIs, 36 runs scored, and a 0.341 OPS of 0.947 batting average.
In August, he remained strong in the scoring situation. He appeared in 12 at-bats with 3 hits and 5 RBIs in 10 at-bats with a 0.300 OPS of 0.633 batting average. All three hits were single, but it was enough to bring the runner home.
KIA manager Kim Jong-kook thought Choi Hyung-woo would regain his good performance. As an experienced veteran, I thought I could get through it well. Ahead of the 2023 Shinhan Bank SOL KBO League match against the LG Twins at KIA Champions Field in Gwangju on the 8th, he said, Choi Hyung-woo played a lot in a row. I’ve played too much since the first half, he said. But I’ve been through a hard time. I think I will overcome this period well, he said.
KIA is in good shape in the second half. They had eight wins, one draw and four losses. He is in sixth place, 2.5 games behind the third-place NC Dinos. The gap with the fifth-ranked Doosan Bears is 1.5 games.
Batters played a large role in the rise in the second half. KIA ranks second in both categories with a team batting average of 0.292 and a team OPS of 0.815. Samsung Lions 0.324 batting average, 0.815 OPS ranked first.
KIA’s batting line is hot. If Choi Hyung-woo survives, he can gain more momentum to advance to the postseason.