Karim Garcia is leading the fan voting for the all-star game. If he holds onto his lead, he will be the first forienger to win the fan voting.
Doosan vs. SK
Samsung 6, Woori 2
W - Bae Yong-su (6-5), L - Ma Il-yeong (8-6)
Game Ball: Samsung third baseman, Park Seok-min. Park hit a three-run bomb in the first inning that proved to be the difference on the scoreboard. His homer was also the only extra base hit for the Lions last night. Park finished 1-4 with 3 RBI and 2 runs scored.
KIA 4, Lotte 1
W - Lee Beom-seok (6-6), L - Jang Won-joon (7-7), S - Han Ki-ju (19)
Game Ball: KIA starting pitcher, Lee Beom-seok. Lee worked 8 1/3 innings (94 pitches, 62 strikes) allowing only 1 run on 4 hits and 2 walks with 7 K's. The only run he allowed came on a 9th inning solo homer from Lotte Warm Body, Lee In-gu.
Lotte is in the middle of a 5 game losing streak and the Giants are 2-8 in their last 10. The KIA Tigers are only 2 1/2 games behind Lotte for 4th place.
Hanhwa 11, LG 4
W - Ryu Hyeon-jin (10-5), L - Lee Seung-ho (0-2)
Game Ball: Hanhwa's Kim Tae-won and Shin Kyeong-hyeon. Kim finished the night 3-3 with 2 walks, a homer, 1 RBI and 3 runs scored. He got the party started right with a solo homer in the 2nd inning that put Hanhwa on the scoreboard. Shin went 3-3 with a walk, a stolen base 1 RBI and 2 runs scored. Ryu Hyeon-jin gets an honorable mention for working 7 strong innings (116 pitches, 74 strikes) allowing 1 run on 5 hits and 1 walk with 7 K's. The only run he allowed came on a 4th inning solo homer from LG 1st baseman/foreign sensation Roberto Petagine.