SEOUL, South Korea – The Lotte Giants winless streak hit five games this weekend after dropping the final two games of the series after tying the opener on Friday.
Doosan’s Son Si-hun hit a two-out single to right with two out in the bottom of the 11th to give the Bears a 7-6 victory Sunday afternoon at Jamsil. Starter Shane Youman struggled in 3 1/3 innings, giving up five runs on five hits including two homers. Hwang Jae-kyun went 4-5 including a three run homer in the sixth inning.
Lotte pounded out 12 hits Saturday, but Doosan knocked around Lotte starter Chris Oxspring (0-2) for six runs in 3 2/3 innings as Doosan cruised to a 7-2 victory Sunday. Sohn Ah-seop led the offensive attack with three hits, including a double.
On Friday, Doosan scored the tying run in the bottom of the eighth, and neither team could score in extra innings to end up in a 3-3 tie. Jang Sung-ho led Lotte with two hits and an RBI.
The Giants now head home for a three game series with sixth place Nexen.