Korea 10, Venezuela 2
Preview - Box Score

(6-2)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Korea 5 2 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 10 10 1
Venezuela 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 9 5
WP: S. Yoon (1-0)
LP: C. Silva (0-1)
(6-2)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Korea
- H. Kim singled to left, Y. Lee scored, K. Jeong to second
- D. Lee grounded out to pitcher, K. Jeong scored, H. Kim to third, T. Kim to second
- S. Choo homered to deep center, T. Kim and H. Kim scored
Top 2nd: Korea
- T. Kim homered to deep left, H. Kim scored
Bot 3rd: Venezuela
- M. Mora singled to left, M. Scutaro scored, E. Chavez to second
Top 4th: Korea
- Y. Ko scored, H. Kim to second on M. Cabrera's fielding error
Top 6th: Korea
- D. Lee singled to right, J. Lee scored, T. Kim to second
- J. Choi hit sacrifice fly to center, T. Kim scored, J. Lee to third, S. Choo to second on catcher R. Hernandez's fielding error
Bot 7th: Venezuela
- C. Guillen homered to deep right center
 Korea
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
Y. Lee cf-lf 5 1 1 0 1 0 3 .200
K. Jeong 2b 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   Y. Ko 2b 2 1 1 0 1 0 0 .500
H. Kim lf 3 2 3 1 1 0 0 1.000
T. Kim 1b 4 3 2 2 1 1 2 .500
D. Lee dh 4 0 1 2 0 0 0 .250
   J. Lee pr-cf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
S. Choo rf 2 1 1 3 2 1 1 .500
J. Choi 3b 4 0 0 1 0 1 2 .000
K. Park c 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000
 Totals 26 9 9 9 6 3 9  
 Batting
2B - H Kim (3, C Silva); Y Ko (1, En Gonzalez).
HR - S Choo (1, 1st inning off C Silva 2 on, 1 Out), T Kim (3, 2nd inning off C Silva 1 on, 1 Out).
SF - J Choi.
RBI - H Kim (4), D Lee 2 (4), S Choo 3 (3), T Kim 2 (11), J Choi (1).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - S Choo 1, Y Lee 1.
GIDP - J Lee.
Team LOB - 9.
 Base Running
SB - J Lee (2, 2nd base off V Zambrano/R Hernandez).
CS - S Choo (1, Home by En Gonzalez/R Hernandez).
 
 Fielding
E - T Kim (1, catch).
DP - 2 (J Choi-Y Ko-T Kim, K Park-K Park).
 Venezuela
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
E. Chavez cf 4 0 1 0 0 2 3 .250
M. Mora 3b 4 0 1 1 0 1 0 .250
B. Abreu rf 4 0 2 0 0 1 0 .500
M. Cabrera 1b 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .000
C. Guillen dh 4 1 2 1 0 1 1 .500
M. Ordonez lf 3 0 0 0 1 1 1 .000
J. Lopez 2b 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000
R. Hernandez c 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 .250
M. Scutaro ss 3 1 2 0 0 1 2 .667
 Totals 34 2 9 2 1 8 12  
 Batting
HR - C Guillen (3, 7th inning off S Yoon 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - M Mora (8), C Guillen (5).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - E Chavez 1, C Guillen 1, M Cabrera 3.
GIDP - M Ordonez.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
SB - B Abreu (2, 2nd base off S Yoon/K Park).
CS - M Scutaro (1, 2nd base by S Yoon/K Park).
 
 Fielding
E - B Abreu (1, fly ball); C Silva (1, ground ball); En Gonzalez (1, throw); M Cabrera (1, catch); R Hernandez (1, catch).
DP - 1 (J Lopez-M Scutaro-M Cabrera).
 Korea
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
S. Yoon (W, 1-0) 6.1 7 2 2 1 4 1 2.84
T. Chong 0.1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0.00
H. Ryu 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
H. Jong 1.1 1 0 0 0 3 0 0.00
H. Wook Jong 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 NA
C. Lim 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
C. Yong Lim 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 NA
 Venezuela
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C. Silva (L, 0-1) 1.1 6 7 6 1 0 2 40.50
E. Gonzalez 3.2 1 1 0 3 2 0 0.00
V. Zambrano 0.1 2 2 2 1 0 0 54.00
V. Moreno 1.2 1 0 0 2 0 0 0.00
J. Granado 0.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 NA
C. Vasquez 2.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0.00
HBP - S Choo (by C Vasquez).
Pitches-strikes - S Yoon 96-60; T Chong 11-6; H Ryu 2-1; H Jong 17-13; C Lim 9-6; C Silva 40-27; En Gonzalez 68-34; V Zambrano 21-11; J Granado 5-1; V Moreno 26-13; C Vasquez 33-20.
Ground balls-fly balls - S Yoon 12-2; T Chong 0-0; H Ryu 0-1; H Jong 1-0; C Lim 1-1; C Silva 4-0; En Gonzalez 7-1; V Zambrano 1-0; J Granado 0-0; V Moreno 2-2; C Vasquez 3-1.
Batters faced - S Yoon 25; T Chong 2; H Ryu 1; H Jong 5; C Lim 2; C Silva 13; En Gonzalez 15; V Zambrano 4; J Granado 1; V Moreno 6; C Vasquez 7.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Ron Kulpa. 1B--Willie Rodriguez. 2B--Paul Emmel. 3B--Paul Hyham. LF--Derryl Cousins. RF--Carlos Rey.
Time: 3:22.
Attendance: 43,378.
Weather: 60 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 5 mph, left to right.

Updated on Sunday, Mar 22, 2009 1:21 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Korea
T. Kim Tae Kyun Kim
2-4, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Venezuela
C. Guillen Carlos Guillen
2-4, 1 HR
1 RBI