‘Perfect Man’ Roki Sasaki (22) threw a fast ball of 160 km in a practice match.
Considering the timing, it’s a very surprising pace. 슬롯사이트
It is unclear whether he will appear in the Korean game, but he has shown that he is a pitcher who can be of great help to the Japanese national team.
In a practice game against Yakult on the 15th, Sasaki fought hard with a fast ball of up to 160 km, 2 innings, 1 hit, 5 strikeouts and no runs.
He struck out Kazu Maruyama, Nakamura, and Uchiyama consecutively in the first inning. The third pitch against Uchiyama was 160 km, the best of the day.
In the second inning, he struck out Murakami, the lead batter. Murakami is a slugger who hit 56 homers last year, the most among Japanese. Along with this, it is the core of the Japanese batting line that had the best season by winning three batting crowns.
He struck out such a batter with a 160 km fast ball.
He then got a left-handed hit by Nagaoka in the 5th, but he came down the mound with no runs, catching Miyamoto with a shortstop grounder and striking out Okumura with a miss.
Sasaki is Japan’s new ace who throws a maximum speed of 164 km. He appeared in 20 games last season and had a successful season, going 9-4 with a 2.02 earned run average.
He is a player who even creates perfect games and attracts worldwide attention.