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Shim Jun-seok, who signed a contract with Major League Pittsburgh, had an official joining ceremony.
Along with strong confidence in his performance, he also revealed a strong aspiration to rise to the major leagues within three years.
This is Reporter Park Jae-woong.
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The monster pitcher Shim Jun-seok finally stepped on American soil.
Shim Jun-seok, who signed an official contract with Pittsburgh in front of his family, meticulously toured Pittsburgh’s home stadium, PNC Park, from the mound to the locker room, wearing a uniform with the number 49 on it. 토토사이트
“He wants to become a better player with his personality, so he can make more money like Gerrit Cole.”
The Pittsburgh club expressed great expectations, saying that they had closely watched Shim Jun-seok since his freshman year of high school.
[Junior Vizcaino / Pittsburgh scout]
“I was very impressed with how powerfully he threw the ball and how he controlled himself on the mound even in critical situations, as well as the advantage of having a lot of ball rotation.”
In August of last year, he made up his mind to sign a contract with Pittsburgh’s sincere offer.
[Shim Jun-seok/Pittsburgh (Last 23rd)]
“(Last year) in August, before the KBO draft, it was talked about.
I am confident that not only fastballs with a maximum speed of 160 km will work, but also breaking balls.
[Shim Jun-seok/Pittsburgh (last 23rd)]
I think I get about 75 fastballs. The curve seems to be perfect.. I mastered the slider when I was in my third year of high school and threw it little by little