Baek Jung-hyun throws first complete KBO gameSamsung Lions starter Baek Jung-hyun tossed his first-ever complete game in the KBO on Thursday.
Starting in a game against the NC Dinos at Daegu Samsung Lions Park, Baek threw nine scoreless innings to pick up his second win of the season and to lead the Lions to a 6-0 win. Throughout nine innings, Baek gave up four hits while striking out seven batters and giving up only one run.
With a win, Baek has now picked up two wins and five losses with a 5.03 ERA for this season.
Baek, who made his KBO debut with the Lions in 2007, is playing in his 13th season with the club. This his 26th career win.
By Kang Yoo-rim
More in Baseball
Yang Hyeon-jong extends self-imposed deadline for MLB offer
Kiwoom Heroes appoint Hong Won-ki as new manager
KBO foreign stars assemble as teams prepare for spring training
Prolific base stealer Park Hae-min wants to reclaim his crown
SK Wyverns get Kim Sang-su in sign-and-trade deal with Heroes