The KT Wiz is a strong contender for the 2024 season. They finished as runners-up to the LG Twins in the Korean Series last season, but they have few power leaks. Their roster is one of the most solid alongside LG’s.
The final piece of the puzzle for KT to become a stronger team is the return of homegrown ace Choi Min-joon. Choi tore his elbow ligaments early last season and went under the knife. He is working hard on his rehabilitation. If all goes well, he could return in June. KT’s starting lineup of Cuevas, Benjamin, and Ko Young-pyo is considered to be one of the strongest in the league, and with the return of Choi, KT’s starting lineup could be a huge boost in the mid-to-late season. Choi could be the ‘key’ to the championship.
He boarded a plane to the Philippines on the 15th. 안전놀이터 With the juniors. Shin Bum-jun, the first pick in 2021, and this year’s rookies Won Sang-hyun and Yook Cheong-myeong will be with the team. Pitching coach Actor Yeol and trainer Kim Ji-yong are helping them. All four are pitchers and top prospects. Shin Bum-jun was drafted and immediately enlisted in active duty to fulfill his military service due to shoulder and elbow problems. Won Sang-hyun was drafted in the first round and Yuk Cheong-myung was drafted in the second round.
KT has invested in the future of its pitching staff.
It’s called the KT Wiz Philippines Care Program. Its program runs from the 15th to the 10th of next month. The program aims to provide a foothold for young players who need rehabilitation and technical training for the first team. The program will consist of intense training sessions every four days. This includes weight training, running, technical and reinforcement training, as well as medical treatment. We use a structured ITP program. The goal is to reach 70% fitness.
In January, athletes are banned from organized sports. However, there are exceptions to this rule. Rehabilitated athletes and athletes who have completed their military service for the year can go on domestic and foreign rehabilitation trips. They can be accompanied by a trainer. In addition, rookies who are about to join the team are allowed to train with a coach to help them understand their skills and adapt to the team. This means that the four players can focus on their training in the warmth of the Philippines.
The players are excited about the club’s support.
“I think the weather is really important when it comes to recovering from injuries. Thanks to the club’s special care, I was able to build my body in good training conditions. I want to regain my perfect condition and come back as a player who can help the team.”
Rookie Won Sang-hyun also said, “I improved my physical condition through the final camp and training in Iksan (second team training center). 파워볼실시간 I will focus on my technical skills in the warm Philippines. By allowing me to participate in such a care program, it gave me a chance to feel how much they expect from me. I am grateful,” he said.