The former KBO League RBI leader is hardly showing his skills during the US Major League demonstration game.
Darin Rough, a foreign batter who played an active part in the KBO League wearing a Samsung Lions uniform from 2017 to 2019. In an exhibition game against the Houston Astros held on the 23rd (Korean time) in Clover Park, Florida, USA메이저사이트, he started as the first baseman and the 6th hitter, and went 0-for-3.
He struck out on a swing in the first at-bat in the second inning, grounded out in the second at-bat in the fourth inning, and grounded in the infield in the third at-bat in the seventh inning as well.
Ruff is preparing to start the regular season wearing a New York Mets uniform this year.
Ruff, who had a batting average of .204 with 11 homers and 45 RBIs in 119 games last season, played for the San Francisco Giants before transferring to the Mets during the season.
He played 29 games for the Mets and had a poor batting average of 1.5 and 2. He failed to hit a single home run and scored only 7 RBIs. He is struggling even during the demonstration game.
In the first year of entering the KBO League in 2017, he played an active role in 134 games with 31 homers and 124 RBIs, and a batting average of . In 2018, he ranked second with a batting average of 3.33, 33 home runs and 125 RBIs in 137 games, and his ability as a solver was recognized, but he has not been able to show it in the big leagues.
He’s batting just 1.3 in eight exhibition games this year. He went 3-for-23 with no home runs and only one RBI.