Kim Ha-Sung, 0.277↑ season batting average
San Diego Padres outfielder Ha-seong Kim continued his hot hitting streak with a fifth straight game with a hit.
Starting at first base and batting second against the Texas Rangers at Petco Park in San Diego, California, on Tuesday, Kim went 2-for-4 with a double and two RBIs.
He’s been on a hot streak. He has hit safely in five straight games and has recorded multi-hit games in three of them.
His season batting average has risen from .274 to .277.
After a grounder to the second baseman in the first inning, Kim drew his second walk of the game in the top of the second inning to put his team up 2-0.
He didn’t miss a big scoring opportunity. 한국야동 On a 1-ball-1 strike, he took a low, three-pitch changeup from Texas’ Martin Perez for a two-run double to center field.
In the fifth inning, he led off with a single and lined a two-pitch slider from Perez to center field for his first multi-hit game.
With two outs in the sixth, he struck out.
San Diego beat Texas 4-0 to extend its winning streak to two games.