Kwon Hee-dong, who was on the verge of losing a child as an unsigned player along with pitchers Jeong Chan-heon and Kang Ri-ho, dramatically reached a free agent contract.
Lim Seon-nam, general manager of NC NC, said, “I am happy to renew the contract with Kwon Hee-dong, who has been with us since the beginning of the foundation.” did.
Kwon Hee-dong is no different from a founding member who has been with NC since entering the first team.
He joined NC with the 84th overall pick in the 9th round of the 2013 rookie draft. In the 10 seasons following his joining, he hit 0.259 with 81 homers and 381 RBIs.
He can play all outfield positions, so he is a versatile player when the team needs it.
He was one of the members of the 2021 Expedition Accommodation Disinfection Rules violation case, and after returning after being disciplined by the KBO and the club last year, he could hardly recover his skills.
In 82 games last year, he had a batting average of 0.227 (54 hits in 238 at-bats), 5 home runs, 22 RBIs, and 30 runs, an OPS of .654.
After the season, he applied for free agency, but there were hardly any clubs. In the end, the original team, NC, reached out and was able to escape from the lost child crisis.
Kwon Hee-dong immediately participates in training for Team C (Future Steam) from the 28th with his contract.메이저놀이터
Kwon Hee-dong said, “I am happy to continue playing baseball. It is true that he had a lot of trouble thinking that he might quit baseball in a situation where he did not know how it would go. He started playing baseball, he thought the most, and he felt a great desire for baseball. It was hard, but it was a precious time for me. I am grateful to NC for giving me the opportunity, and I will prepare well to meet you in a good way.”