‘Hold King’ LG Jung Woo-young (24) achieved 100 holds as the youngest player in the game.
Jung Woo-young succeeded in his second hold of the season in the second game of the season against Samsung held at Jamsil Baseball Stadium in Seoul on the 8th, recording his 100th hold in his career.
Jung Woo-young climbed the mound with 2 outs 1st and 2nd base in the beginning of the 7th inning when he was holding a 1-0 close lead.
In the at-bat, Lee Jae-hyun,안전놀이터 who hit a home run-like ball that was caught right in front of the fence in the previous at-bat. Jung Woo-young, who occupied the ball count of 0B2S with two two-seam without hesitation, induced an infield fly with a 139 km slider and escaped the crisis.
On the mound in the 8th inning as well, he eliminated Koo Ja-wook, Kim Ji-chan and Pirella in three ways and secured a one-point lead.
Jung Woo-young, who had a career record of 98 holds until last year, recorded his first hold of the season in the match against Kiwoom on the 4th.
LG Jung Woo-young, who ranked 3rd in the most holds in a single season with 35 holds last season, achieved 100 holds in 261 games and 23 years, 7 months, 20 days, and Hanwha Jung Woo-ram (25 years, 11 months, 17 days) in May 2011 On the 18th, he broke the record of the youngest 100 hold set in the Incheon Lotte match in 12 years.
Amid Jung Woo-Young’s strong fight, LG won 2-1 by a single point thanks to Austin’s double to end the game in the bottom of the 9th inning and won three consecutive victories.