The legendary player who made the Korean baseball team shine at the end of the 2023 World Baseball Classic (WBC) returns the Taegeuk mark.
Kim Hyun-soo (LG Twins), the captain of the national team, met with reporters after the WBC Group B final match against China held at the Tokyo Dome in Tokyo, Japan on the 13th and said, “I’m done now. Wearing a Korean uniform is the last time.”
The 35-year-old, born in 1988, added, “Now that I’m older, I think the younger players will do well. I think it’s time to come down.”나르샤 토토
After he announced his intention to return the Taegeuk mark, he took a breath for a moment as if his emotions were overflowing.
Kim Hyun-soo said, “All the players prepared well, but it’s unfortunate that they couldn’t show their skills that much. All the players did well, and the coach adjusted to the players.” I didn’t get good grades. I’m grateful to my juniors for doing their best.”
Kim Hyun-soo experienced both glory and shame in Korean baseball.