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Managers of Baseball Teams in South Korea: Sun Dong-Yeol, Kim In-Sik, Kim Kyung-Moon, Kim Si-Jin Books LLC

Managers of Baseball Teams in South Korea: Sun Dong-Yeol, Kim In-Sik, Kim Kyung-Moon, Kim Si-Jin

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Published October 14th 2010
ISBN : 9781158283262
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22 pages
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Chapters: Sun Dong-Yeol, Kim In-Sik, Kim Kyung-Moon, Kim Si-Jin. Source: Wikipedia. Pages: 20. Not illustrated. Free updates online. Purchase includes a free trial membership in the publishers book club where you can select from more than a millionMoreChapters: Sun Dong-Yeol, Kim In-Sik, Kim Kyung-Moon, Kim Si-Jin. Source: Wikipedia. Pages: 20. Not illustrated. Free updates online. Purchase includes a free trial membership in the publishers book club where you can select from more than a million books without charge. Excerpt: As Player As Manager Sun Dong-Yeol (Hangul:, Hanja: ) (born January 10, 1963 in Gwangju, South Korea) is a retired pitcher in the Korea Baseball Organization and Nippon Professional Baseball, and the current manager of the Samsung Lions in the KBO. He holds the record for lowest KBO league career ERA, 1.20. Upon graduation from Gwangju Il High School, Sun joined the Korea University baseball team in 1981. In 1981, Sun competed for the South Korea national junior baseball team in the inaugural World Junior Baseball Championship. He tossed a six-hit complete game with 11 strikeouts in a 3-1 win over United States in Game 1 of the final. South Korea eventually won the inaugural championship by defeating USA 3-2 in Game 2 as well, and Sun shared the MVP Award with Team USA ace Todd Burns. In 1982, Sun was called up to the South Korea national baseball team for the 1982 Baseball World Cup hosted by South Korea. He led Team Korea to its first champion in the event, posting a 0.31 ERA in 29.0 innings pitched and racking up 3 complete game wins. In South Koreas second game, Sun started against future MLB star Bill Swift in a matchup of pitchers and notched a five-hit complete game victory over Team USA, allowing only one run and posting 15 strikeouts. In South Koreas final game, he threw a complete game once again in a 5-2 win over Japan. He was eventually named the MVP and selected to the All-Star team as the best right-handed pitcher. In the 1983 Intercontinental Cup, Sun was named Best Pitcher, going 3-0 including two complete game shutout wins. In August 1984, Sun competed for the South Korea national team in the 1984 Los Angeles Summer Olympics, where th...http: //booksllc.net/?id=221843