Chong Tae-Hyon

Chong Tae-Hyon

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Tae-Hyon Chong (born November 10, 1978 in Gunsan, Jeollabuk-do, South Korea) is a South Korean relief pitcher who plays for the SK Wyverns in the Korea Baseball Organization. He bats and throws right-handed. Chong is considered one of the most unusual submarine pitchers, almost hitting his arm on the ground.In 1999, as a junior at Kyung Hee University, Chong was selected as a member of the South Korea national baseball team for the 1999 Intercontinental Cup in Sydney. At the Intercontinental Cup, he was 1-1 with a 1.47 ERA and 21 strikeouts in 18.1 innings. In Korea's first game of the round-robin tournament against Cuba, Chong came on to pitch in relief and led his team to a 4-3 victory, which was South Korea's first victory over Cuba at international baseball competitions organized by the IBAF. Besides, he pitched a 8.2 inning shutout victory over the Netherlands with nine strikeouts.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 72 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 4mm | 118g
  • Chrono Press
  • United States
  • English
  • 6135877240
  • 9786135877243