Hanwha Eagles Kim Seo-hyun (19), who caused controversy on social media, returns to spring camp training.
Kim Seo-hyun is a top-notch prospect who received the first overall nomination in the 2023 rookie draft. He is a right-handed pitcher who throws fastballs that exceed 150 km/h. In this spring camp, he raised his expectations by recording a maximum velocity of 151 km from bullpen pitching.
However, this expectation disappeared in an instant due to the SNS controversy. On the 6th (hereafter Korean time), Kim Seo-hyun’s private Instagram account was leaked, in which she wrote profanity and complaints toward the team’s coaching staff and fans. When the information became known, baseball fans were angry with Kim Seo-hyun’s words and actions. 카지노
In response, Hanwha issued a disposition to exclude Kim Seo-hyun from training on the 3rd and imposed a fine according to the club’s internal rules. However, during his self-restraint period, Kim Seo-hyun hit ‘Like’ on the Instagram Hanwha official account post and suffered another measles.
Kim Seo-hyun, who was unable to participate in team training from the 7th to the 10th, including a day off, is scheduled to return to the spring camp training in Mesa, Arizona, USA on the 11th. He apologizes to the squad for causing controversy prior to training and returns to training.
It is not only the Hanwha players and coaching staff who have been harmed by Kim Seo-hyun’s words and actions. Baseball fans, including Hanwha fans who expected Kim Seo-hyun’s performance, were also greatly disappointed in Kim Seo-hyun. After apologizing to the players, Kim Seo-hyun plans to spend time apologizing to the fans and start training afterwards.
It is unknown what kind of message Kim Seo-hyun will give in the apology on the 11th. However, what is clear is that in order to turn the hearts of fans who are angry and disappointed with Kim Seo-hyun’s words and actions, a sincere message of apology and reflection must come out. Fans are paying keen attention to what Kim Seo-hyun, who has come back with time for self-reflection, will say.