The first Futures MVP in the first year of joining a high school rookie… Kim Bum-seok flew from Busan, his hometown 


“Since I was young, I went to a nearby school and came to the baseball field a lot, so playing baseball here (Busan Sajik Stadium) was a new feeling. I think I got a good energy” (Kim Beom-seok) Gyeongnam Middle School-Gyeongnam High

School Kim Beom-seok, a promising Geopo who was nominated in the second round by LG ahead of this season after spending his school days in Busan, presented a three-run home run to his hometown fans. 

LG Twins, Hanwha Eagles, Goyang Heroes, SSG Landers, and Doosan Bears all-star team won the Futures All-Star Game.

In the 2023 KBO Shinhan Bank SOL Futures All-Star Game held at Sajik Stadium in Busan on the 14th, the Northern All-Stars lost 9-7 to the Southern League All-Stars with the Armed Forces Athletic Corps (Sangmu), NC Dinos, Samsung Lions, Lotte Giants, kt wiz, and KIA Tigers. won

The Northern League All-Stars, who lost 2-3 in the Futures All-Star Game last year, succeeded in revenge in a year.

It rained all the way ahead of the game, so it was unclear whether the game would go on, but the rain stopped about an hour before the game started, and after cleaning the ground, they shouted ‘Play Ball’ at 6:15 pm, 15 minutes later than the scheduled time.

Seoul man from Busan, Kim Bum-seok hit a runaway 3-run homer in the fifth inning.

Kim Bum-seok, who led the team to a 9-7 victory with 2 hits (1 home run) and 4 RBIs in 4 at-bats, was selected as the MVP and received a prize of 2 million won.

Kim Bum-seok is the first high school graduate rookie to be named the Futures MVP in the year he turned pro.

Standing at bat in the 5th inning with the team leading 4-3, Kim Beom-seok pulled the ball from Han Jae-seung (NC) on the 5th pitch and went over the middle-left fence.

The flight distance of 130m was enough to give a glimpse of Kim Bum-seok’s innate power.

According to Trackman data, Kim Beom-seok’s home run distance was 128.3m, and the speed of the ball was 170km per hour.

After allowing the team to tie the score, he took the lead in the team’s victory by hitting a right-handed hit with one RBI in the 7th inning, when he was ahead 8-7 again.

The one who went ahead first was the Northern All-Star.

In the 3rd inning, 1 out 1 base, Lee Min-joon (Hanwha) scored the first run with a double that hit the top of the fence, and the Northern All-Star continued to score an additional run with pitcher Hwang Dong-ha (KIA) balking in 2 out 3 base.

The Southern All-Stars turned the game around without missing an opponent’s defensive mistake.

After 2 outs in the 4th inning, Kim Young-woong (Samsung) and Han Seung-yeon (KIA) hit consecutively, and while two runners reached base, Jeong Dae-seon (Lotte)’s batted ball went into the light, and the northern right fielder spilled the ball backwards.

With both runners hitting home, the score was tied at 2-2, and Kim Byeong-jun (kt)’s double hit led to the Southern All-Stars’ turnaround.

However, in the 5th inning with 1 out and bases loaded, the North Korean all-stars Kim Jeong-min (SSG)’s infield ground ball and the opponent’s wildfire led to a 4-3 reversal, followed by Kim Bum-seok’s 3-run home run.토토사이트주소

After one out in the top of the 7th inning, the Southern All-Stars followed step by step with Kim Byeong-jun’s triple, Cho Min-seong (Samsung)’s 1-run double, and Kim Seon-woo’s (KIA) 1-run double, and Koo Bon-hyeok (Sangmu)’s two-run home run at once. The game ended 7-7.

Then, at the end of the 7th inning, with 1 out and 3 base, Gun-yi Kim (SSG)’s timely hit and Bum-seok Kim’s wedge timely hit tied together to take a 9-7 lead again and solidify their victory.

On that day, 10,032 spectators entered Sajik Stadium despite inclement weather and watched every move of the ‘KBO League future stars’.

Koo Bon-hyeok, who hit a 2-run homer in the 7th inning, received the Outstanding Pitcher Award for Seo Sang-jun, who pitched the mound in the 9th inning and kept the Northern All-Star victory with one scoreless inning, and Kim Byung-jun, who played an active role with 3 hits in 4 at-bats, 1 walk, 1 RBI and 1 run, won the Outstanding Batter Award. Each won a prize of 1 million won.

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