Will Ha-seong Kim (San Diego Padres) continue the glory of Shin-soo Choo (SSG)?
Trade rumors about Kim Ha-sung keep coming out. The hopes and sources of various media such as the Miami Marlins, Atlanta Braves, and LA Dodgers are mixed, proving Kim Ha-sung’s changed status. Considering the propensity of ‘Mad Man’ AJ Preller, who does not hesitate to make bold trades, there is no law that Ha-seong Kim cannot be traded for the remaining two years of the guarantee contract. 메이저사이트
However, Bleacher Report confidently classified Ha-seong Kim as the leadoff second baseman, predicting the starting lineup for the opening game of 30 major league teams on the 6th (hereinafter Korean time). Choo Shin-soo was the only Korean hitter to lead off the opening game in the major leagues. Choo Shin-soo often played leadoff during his time with the Texas Rangers. Even in 2020, the last season of the major leagues, it was the Texas Rangers’ opening game leadoff.
According to Bleacher Report, the San Diego Opening Day had Kim Ha-seong (2nd baseman) – Juan Soto (right fielder) – Manny Machado (3rd baseman) – Xander Bogaerts (shortstop) – Jake Cronenworth (1st baseman) – Matt Carpenter (designated hitter). – Austin Nola (catcher) – Trent Grisham (center fielder) – Jose Ajoca (left fielder) will form the starting lineup. The starting pitcher for the opening game is Yu Darvish.