LG Twins Hong Chang-ki held a gift from a fan in his arms before leaving for spring camp at Incheon International Airport on the morning of the 30th of last month and smiled happily. built What was the gift that Hong Chang-ki was so happy for? The
LG Twins players left for Arizona on the 30th 메이저놀이터 to attend the spring camp. LG’s lead-off Hong Chang-ki showed up at the airport with a solemn appearance, promising to revive. Hong Chang-ki is a popular player among female fans, and on this day, she was surrounded by many female fans and had a good time talking with them.
Female fans gave Hong Chang-ki gifts and asked him to come back after the spring camp without injury. While receiving many gifts, there was one that caught Hong Chang-ki’s attention. It was her neck pillow. Hong Chang-gi thanked the fans, saying, “It’s hard just sitting for 11 hours to LA, USA, but it’s comfortable with a comfortable neck pillow.” Then, she said, “I couldn’t bring a neck pillow so I tried to buy one at the airport,” and carried the neck pillow next to her bag and headed toward the departure hall with light steps while receiving support from fans.
Meanwhile, Hong Chang-ki, who appeared like a comet in the 2020 season, played 144 games full-time in the 2021 season, with 172 hits, 4 homers, 52 RBIs, 103 points, 109 walks, and a batting average of 0.328 OPS of 0.864, even lifting his first Golden Glove. However, last season was a series of hardships and adversity. Hong Chang-ki was the biggest victim of the widened strike zone from last season. Hong Chang-ki, who could not adapt to the widened strike zone, stayed with 125 hits and a batting average of 0.286 OPS of 0.745 in 118 games. In particular, he only had 59 walks, less than half of his 109 in the 2021 season. Hong Chang-gi’s greatest strength, snow baseball, did not shine, and his on-base percentage also fell from 0.456 to 0.390.
So, for Hong Chang-ki, the 2023 season is important. Newly appointed head coach Yeom Gyeong-yeop announced that he would move Hong Chang-ki, who had been in right field until last year, to left field. As he has less pressure on defense, he should be better on offense. Hong Chang-ki, who cited injuries as the cause of the sluggish performance last season, saying, “I was injured and my balance wasn’t good,” said, “The most important thing is not to get sick and go through the season well.”