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November 27th's Random KBO News

posted Nov 27, 2020, 9:01 PM by mykbonet   [ updated Nov 27, 2020, 10:34 PM ]
  • KBO's Twins part ways with pitcher Wilson  Yonhap
  • KBO's Heroes not bringing back ex-MLB player Addison Russell  Yonhap
  • KBO asks MLB to post All-Star shortstop Kim Ha-seong  Yonhap
  • Ex-MLB coach Carlos Subero named new manager for KBO's Eagles  Yonhap
  • KBO announced the list of delcared free agents for this season
    Players are classified into 3 different classes (A, B, C) depending on their average salary over the previous 3 years.
    • Group A: Signing team must pay FA's former team 2 times player's previous salary and FA’s former team gets to select one player from signing team's unprotected player list or pay 3 times the amount of the player's salary from previous season
    • Group B: Signing team must pay FA's former team 100% of player's previous salary and FA’s former team gets to select one player from signing team's unprotected player list or pay 2 times the amount of the player's salary from previous season
    • Group C: Signing team must pay FA's former team 150% of player's previous salary

    This season, KBO teams are allowed to sign a max of 2 free agents & teams are allowed to begin signing on 11/29