Yoshitomo Tsutsugo of the Major League Baseball Pirates hit his first goodbye home run in the Major League Baseball against the Cardinals, calling for a dramatic victory for the team.
Tsutsugo started in Pittsburgh on the 29th with No. 6 Wright in the Cardinals match.
The first at-bat in the second inning was the first grounder, and the second at-bat in the fourth inning chasing one point hit a sacrifice fly to the left in the scene of one out bases loaded to welcome the runner with the same score and scored one RBI.
The 3rd at bat in the 7th inning was the first liner, and the 4th at bat in the 9th inning was the 9th inning to chase 2 points. I caught the No. 5 reversal goodbye run to the outside of the light field.
Tsutsugo was the first goodbye home run in the second year of the Major League Baseball, with 1 hit and 4 RBIs in 3 at bats.
In Pirates, Tsutsugo made a big success by hitting all the points of the team and won the come-from-behind goodbye 4-3.
Shogo Akiyama of the Reds was appointed as a substitute runner in the 9th inning against the Marlins and did not stand at bat.
The team lost 1 to 2.
Demonstrate ability in the third team's pirates this season
After transferring to Pirates, Tsutsugo has continued to demonstrate his long batting average with a batting average of 30%, 3 minutes and 3 RBIs, 5 home runs and 11 RBIs in 13 games.
The Japanese player's reversal goodbye home run is the second person in 12 years since Ichiro Suzuki of the Mariners era hit in 2009, and Tsutsugo throws a helmet in front of the home base and is full of joy for his teammates. I jumped in with a smile.
In the post-match hero interview, he was already blended into the team, such as being splashed with ice water, and Tsutsugo commented on the factors behind the good performance: "In the minor league, I have been dealing with fastballs and regaining my swing. I think it's because my teammates and staff have spoken to me to create an atmosphere that is easy to do. "
On top of that, he said, "I'm very happy that I came to Pirates and contributed to the victory. I want to do my best and play hard for the team every day."
The Rays, Dodgers and one of the strongest teams in the major leagues couldn't get a good turn in the thick player base, but they are fully demonstrating their abilities in the third team's pirates this season.Keywords: