“It’s going to be a good experience. It changes your perspective.”

“It’s going to be a good experience. It changes your perspective.”

Manager Kim Tae-hyung offers encouragement to Team Korea’s players as they compete against Major League Baseball teams.

The Lotte Giants will play an exhibition game against the Hanwha Eagles at Busan’s Sajik Stadium on Sept. 16.

Major League Baseball’s San Diego Padres and Los Angeles Dodgers will play their opening games in Korea before the season begins. Key players such as Shohei Ohtani (Dodgers), Fernando Tatis Jr.

The KBO will be playing the LG Twins, Kiwoom Heroes, and other teams with younger players as Team Korea.

Team Korea includes four Lotte players: pitcher Choi Jun-yong, 안전놀이터 catcher Son Sung-bin, infielder Na Seung-yup, and outfielder Yoon Dong-hee.

“It’s a good experience to play (against major league players),” said manager Kim Tae-hyung. We will definitely learn something,” Kim emphasized. “I have a good batting feeling, but I’m worried about falling off while hitting a big ball,” he laughed. “I remember going to camp in Florida in 1995 and playing a practice game,” he said.

At that time, Lotte commentator Koo Dae-sung came to the dugout.

Although they have long been enemies in the pros, they were teammates during the 1988 Seoul Olympic baseball team.

“At the (Seoul) Olympics, I had just graduated from high school and came to university,” Kim said. (We were roommates at Jinhae Athletes’ Village,” he said. Koo Dae-sung responds with a bright smile.

At the time, baseball was an Olympic demonstration sport. In addition to the two, the national team included Kang Kiwoong, Kim Kyung-gyeong, Kim Dong-soo, Noh Chan-yup, Park Dong-hee, Song Gu-hong, Song Jin-woo, Lee Kang-chul, and Cho Gye-hyun.

Lotte will start the game with the following lineup: Go Seung-min (left fielder), Jang Doo-seong (center fielder), Reyes (right fielder), Jeon Jun-woo (designated hitter), Yoo Kang-nam (catcher), Jeong Hoon (first base), Kim Min-sung (third base), 바카라사이트 추천 Choi Hang (second base), and Lee Joo-chan (shortstop).

Hanwha will counter with Jung Eun-won (second base), Peraza (right field), Ahn Chi-hong (designated hitter), Kim In-hwan (first base), Choi In-ho (left field), Ha Ju-seok (shortstop), Lim Jong-chan (center field), Park Sang-un (catcher), and Lee Do-yoon (third base). Jung Eun-won returns to the infield after a long absence, while Lim Jong-chan takes over the middle infield.

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