Lotte Giants hitting coach Lee Byung-kyu has been removed from the first team roster.
The KBO announced the status of the first team roster on the 19th. Hitting coach Lee Byung-kyu and NC catcher Park Dae-on were removed from the first team roster, while Samsung added outfielder Kim Dong-yeop and infielder Kim Ho-jae to the first team roster.
Lotte cancelled hitting coach Lee Byung-kyu from the first team roster on the same day. Prior to this game, the Lotte first team coaching staff consisted of Park Heung-sik and Lee Byung-kyu as hitting coaches, with Ryan Long travelling with the first team to serve as hitting coach.메이저놀이터
NC demoted Park to the second team. In three games this season, Park went 4-for-5 with a double and an OPS of 1.100. He performed well but struggled to get playing time.
Samsung called up Kim Dong-yeop and Kim Ho-jae. Kim is batting 2-for-6 with five home runs, 15 RBIs and a .770 OPS in 39 games (109-for-29) this season. Kim Ho-jae has struggled a bit, batting 1-for-18 (10-for-54) with five RBIs and a .450 OPS in 36 games.