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KBO veteran Kim Tae-kyun retires after 18 seasons with Hanwha Eagles
KBO veteran Kim Tae-kyun retires after 18 seasons with Hanwha Eagles
BaseballOct 21, 2020
Kim Tae-kyun, one of the most productive hitters in South Korean baseball history, has decided to call it a career after 18 seasons with one franchise. The Hanwha Eagles of the Korea Baseball Organization (KBO) announced Wednesday that Kim, 38, will retire at the end of the season. Kim is scheduled to hold a press conference before a home game against the Kia Tigers at Hanwha Life Eagles Park in Daejeon, 160 kilometers south of Seoul, on Thursday. The regular season ends on Oct. 30. The team w