posted Dec 9, 2013, 2:35 AM by mykbonet
updated Dec 9, 2013, 10:45 PM
- KBO officially approves the increase of foreign players per team (3 each, NC gets 4), 1 must be a pitcher and 1 must be a non-pitcher, 2 are allowed to be active during the same game.
- Nexen Heroes and KBO MVP Park Byung-ho gets a nice 127% raise. He'll make 500 million won in 2014, up from 220 million in 2013.
- Hanwha Eagles are close to signing Felix Pie Jon Morosi
- NC Dinos have signed Thad Weber Twitter
- Eric Thames was officially released today so he can sign with the NC Dinos. MLBTR NC officially announces the Thames signing
- @Beisbolpuro has some more details about the Cantu contract. He signed for $600,000 US, with a signing bonus of $300,000. If the Doosan Bears win the title, Cantú will receive a $100k bonus and if he wins the HR and RBI titles, he will earn $50K for each title. He also can receive a bonus of up to $300k based on hits, HRs, AB's, RBIs, OBP and batting average.
- Recap: Doosan officially announces the Jorge Cantu signing and Samsung re-signs their manager for 3 more years
- Shin Soo-ji was presented with the 'Best First Pitch' award at the
CassPoint Awards. She performed the pitch after receiving the award.
- NC Dinos players were the backup dancers for girl group TAHITI at the CassPoint Awards show (Things you probably won't see too many MLB players/teams doing...)