Doosan Bears outfielder Kang Jin-sung and SSG Landers right-handed pitcher Kim Jung-woo have been traded in a one-for-one deal.
SSG sent 24-year-old Young Gun Kim in exchange for Doosan outfielder Kang Jin-sung.
The former Doosan pitcher joined SK (SSG’s predecessor) in the 2018 first round draft. He only appeared in one game in 2019 and was a closer in the Futures League this year. In 14 appearances in the Futures League this season, he has a 2-1 record with four saves.
Kang Jin-seong,메이저사이트 who made the switch from Doosan to SSG, was drafted by the NC in the 4th round, 33rd overall, in 2012. He played with NC as a one-hit wonder, but moved to Doosan as compensation for Park Gun-woo, who signed a free agent contract with NC in 2022.
After switching teams, Kang struggled last year, going 1-for-6 in 40 games. He failed to make an impact in his new team. This year, he has one hit in three games in a Doosan uniform.