The Lotte Giants took an unexpected break for five days until the 8th after ending their 9-game winning streak by losing 2-10 against the KIA Tigers in Gwangju on the 3rd. Under the influence of rain clouds that covered the whole country during the Children’s Day holiday, it experienced a rare situation in which four games in a row were canceled due to rain.
The cancellation of the rain against KIA in Gwangju on the 4th allowed them to relax and reorganize the team. However, it was not possible to open due to rain until the 3rd consecutive home game against Samsung Lions on the 5th and 7th, and the players had no choice but to have a hard time maintaining the sense of the game.
It was the first time that Lotte coach Larry Sutton had to cancel four games in a row due to rain. I have been living in Korea for 7 years from 2020 to this year when I returned to Korea as a leader, including the period of playing for Hyundai Unicorns (disbanded) in 2005-2006 and KIA Tigers in 2007 during my active career. had no experience
Sutton laughed while repeating, “It was the first time, including my playing days, that four games in a row were canceled due to rain before the home game against the Doosan Bears on the 9th.”
Also, “Now the sun finally rises today. 4 games were canceled and I took a break for 5 days until the day before.” It will have an impact on performance.”토토사이트
Lotte players are also preparing for a powerful leap forward based on the energy they have stored while playing the game in five days. He came to work earlier than usual and worked with enthusiasm while training on the ground.
Coach Sutton said, “The players came to the field early and did early work, and once again I paid attention to basic training,” adding, “We are preparing for today’s game with an emphasis on details in both defense and attack.” Explained.