Pro baseball LG Twins closer pitcher Go Woo-seok (25) was named the highest paid player on the team excluding free agents (FA).
The LG club announced on the 3rd that Ko Woo-seok completed an annual salary contract with an annual salary of 430 million won, up from 270 million won last year by 160 million won. It rose by 160 million won (59.3%↑) from 270 million won last year.
Ko Woo-seok posted 4 wins, 2 losses, 42 saves, and an average ERA of 1.48 last year and became the save king. Go Woo-seok, who joined LG in 2017, started with an annual salary of 27 million won in the first year of the pro, then 40 million won (2018, 2019) -> 220 million won (2020, 2021) -> 270 million won (2022) -> 4 The annual salary has risen vertically to 30 million won (2023).
Sidearm Jung Woo-young, who became the king of holds (35) last year, signed an annual salary of 400 million won, the second highest after Go Woo-seok. He raised 120 million won from 280 million won last year. The increase rate is 42.9%. 안전놀이터
Infielder Moon Bo-kyung recorded the highest rate of increase (150%) among contract renewal candidates. He renewed the contract for 170 million won, up from 68 million won by 102 million won. Moon Bo-kyung played in 126 games last season, recording a batting average of .315, 9 home runs, 56 RBIs, and 7 steals, and an OPS of .833.
Lefty Kim Yoon-sik (70 million won -> 150 million won), right-hander Lee Min-ho (98 million won -> 140 million won), and left-hander Lee Woo-chan (62 million won -> 120 million won) also entered the billion-dollar annual salary for the first time along with Moon Bo-kyung. .
LG has completed contracts with 44 players subject to renewal, excluding right-handed veteran pitcher Song Eun-beom.