In his first game without consecutive walks in 73 days, Kim Ha-seong only took one against Milwaukee
San Diego Padres outfielder Ha-Sung Kim, 27, has entered a hitting adjustment period after failing to produce a hit in two consecutive games.
Starting at first base and batting second against the Milwaukee Brewers on Sunday (July 27) at American Family Field in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Kim went 1-for-3 with a walk and a run scored.
His season batting average dropped slightly from .278 to .276 (118-for-428).
It was the first time in 73 days since June 11-15 that Kim did not have a hit in more than two games.
After reaching base in his first at-bat in the first inning on a grounder to third base, Kim was out in his second at-bat in the third inning on a grounder to third base.
Trailing 5-1 in the sixth, he drew a leadoff walk, advanced to second on Juan Soto’s single and came home on Manny Machado’s RBI single.
It was Kim’s 73rd RBI of the season.
In his final 먹튀검증 at-bat in the seventh inning, Kim was stranded on a pitcher’s mound.
The team fell to 4-5 and lost its second straight game.