Toronto Blue Jays Vladimir Guerrero Jr. (24) hit a home run in two consecutive games.
Guerrero Jr. started as the designated hitter twice in the game against the Kansas City Royals held at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri, USA on the 7th (hereinafter Korean time) and played an active role with 3 hits in 5 at-bats, 1 home run, 1 RBI and 2 runs. Toronto won 6-3 thanks to Guerrero Jr.’s performance.
After getting a hit in the first inning, Guerrero Jr. hit a 89.8 mph (144.5 km/h) sinker with two pitches from Kansas City starting pitcher Jordan Lyles in the 5th inning when Toronto was ahead 4-0 and hit a solo home run. It is a home run in two consecutive games since he hit his first home run of the season against Kansas City on the 6th.
Guerrero Jr. had a three-hit game, adding one hit in the seventh. He recorded 3 hits and 1 home run in 2 consecutive games along with 5 consecutive hits, raising his season performance to 7 games batting average 4.7 (11 hits in 27 at-bats) 2 homers 6 RBI OPS 1.167.
Guerrero Jr.’s second home run of the season had a batting speed of 107.5 miles (173.0 km) and a distance of 436 feet (133 m). MLB.com, the official major league media outlet, said, “Guerrero Jr. once again delivered a great ball one day after hitting his first home run of the season. Toronto is looking at Guerrero Jr., who is no longer obsessed with numbers and is calmer and more confident. This is a deadly combination,” he said, highlighting Guerrero Jr.’s performance. 메이저사이트
Coach John Schneider said, “There is no hitter who hits the ball harder than Guerrero Jr. There may be some hitters in New York, but Guerrero Jr. doesn’t have to do any tricks to get the bat head off,” he praised Guerrero Jr.’s batting.
In Toronto, starting pitcher Kevin Gausman won a scoreless victory with 4 hits, 2 walks and 7 strikeouts in 6 innings. On the other line, Kevan Vizio hit his first home run of the season, and Bo Vichet and Dalton Basho hit multi-hits.