Pitcher Kang Ri-ho (33), who is in conflict with the free agency contract with the Lotte Giants, expressed strong dissatisfaction with an interview article by a media outlet. Kang Ri-ho plans to deliver his position directly.
Kang Ri-ho said in an interview with a media outlet on the 2nd, “So far, I have failed to join all 10 KBO clubs.”
He said, “I couldn’t accept the offer because I felt like I was going to be dragged by the back club on the mound for another four years,” he said.
However, on the night of the 2nd, Riho Kang complained of his regret on his personal SNS.
He said, “I did an interview while sleeping today,안전놀이터 but I really decided to make me a shame,” he said. no,” he said.
Kang Ri-ho tries to communicate with Lotte fans through SNS live broadcasting on the night of the 3rd. He predicted, “I want to express my exact position on the article.
Lotte enthusiastically unwrapped the bundle of money in this Stove League. Lotte, who did not receive an invitation to fall baseball for 5 consecutive years, signed free agent contracts with Yoo Kang-nam for 4 years and 8 billion won, Noh Jin-hyuk for 4 years and 5 billion won, and Han Hyun-hee for 4 years and 4 billion won for reconstruction in the 2023 season. A whopping 17 billion won was invested in power reinforcement.
However, even after a year passed, an agreement with Kang Ri-ho could not be reached. Lotte has already started spring camp training from the 1st. Kang Ri-ho is in danger of becoming a ‘missing FA’.
Kang Ri-ho was classified as a C grade that only compensates 150% of the previous year’s annual salary without a compensation player in the FA grade system, but no news of contracts with other teams has been heard.
Kang Ri-ho concluded the article, saying, “I will forever cherish and love the passion and support of Lotte fans for baseball.”