Hong Changqi hit by dune, protective dimension replaced by bruises “in the icing”
LG Twins’ Hong Chang-ki was substituted during the game after being hit by a ball to the body.
Hong Chang-ki started as the designated hitter in the LG Twins’ home game against the NC Dinos in the 2023 Shinhan Bank SOL KBO League at Jamsil Stadium in Seoul on the 3rd.스포츠토토
In his first at-bat in the bottom of the first inning, Hong was hit in the left leg by a fastball from NC starter Eric Peddie. He then moved to first base and played the outfield, and also pinch-hit in the bottom of the second inning before being replaced by Lee Joo-hyung with two outs in the bottom of the fourth inning.
An LG team official said, “Hong Chang-ki was substituted for player protection and injury prevention due to a bruise on his left long arm caused by a sand dune in the first inning. He is currently undergoing icing treatment.”