Scouts from nine major league clubs visited the baseball field to check Kiwoom Heroes’ Lee Jeong-hoo (25)’s skills. He personally proved his interest in Lee Jung-hoo.
On the 17th (Korean time), 카지노사이트 a practice match between the World Baseball Classic (WBC) baseball team and the NC Dinos was held at Kino Veteran Memorial Stadium in Tucson, Arizona, USA.
Prior to the game, scouts from major league clubs gathered at the baseball field. The purpose of their visit was definitely Lee Jung-hoo. Scouts from six clubs, including the Los Angeles Dodgers, Boston Red Sox, San Francisco Giants, New York Mets, Texas Rangers, and Detroit Tigers, sat in the third base crowd and watched Lee Jung-hoo’s training closely.
After the game began, scouts from the New York Yankees, Chicago Cubs, and Kansas City Royals also arrived at the ballpark. As many as 9 clubs paid attention to Lee Jung-hoo’s play. Some scouts even filmed Lee Jeong-hoo’s batting process.
On this day, Lee Jung-hoo started as the first hitter and center fielder. Lee Jung-hoo, who was the first batter in the first inning, faced right-hander Shin Min-hyuk and the pitcher was grounded out.
He also failed to report a hit in his second at-bat. In the second inning, facing Song Myeong-ki, Lee Jung-hoo had a chance to run 1st and 2nd base, but withdrew due to a fly ball from the shortstop. Afterwards, Lee Jung-hoo was replaced by Park Hae-min and finished the game without a hit.
After the 2023 season, Lee Jung-hoo will try to enter the major leagues through the posting system. Last month, ‘Big Agent’ Scott Boras was appointed as an agent, and he is steadily preparing to enter the big leagues. Moreover, Lee Jung-hoo recently changed his batting form for a faster and more concise swing.
Lee Jung-hoo has already increased his value by receiving attention from the Dodgers, Boston, San Francisco, Texas, Detroit, and Arizona Diamondbacks in spring camp. This time, scouts from as many as 9 clubs directly observed Lee Jung-hoo’s play.
The national team will play practice games against the KIA Tigers on the 20th, KT Wiz on the 23rd and 25th, and LG Twins on the 27th. Lee Jung-hoo’s stock price is soaring day by day. It seems that major league scouts will continue to visit the stadium to capture Lee Jung-hoo’s every move.