All posts tagged "Park Chan-ho"

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    Park Chan-ho shows up as Lydia Ko’s caddie

    (PHOTO NEWS) Seoul-born LPGA golfer Lydia Ko, 18, is meeting a lot of superstars these day. Ko got to meet arguably the best player in NBA, Stephen Curry of the Golden State Warriors, last week and this...

    • Posted March 18, 2016
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  • This file photo shows Park Chan-ho greeting the crowd with a traditional Korean bow. It became his signature move during the middle of his eight-year stint with the Los Angeles Dodgers, which began in 1994. (Korea Times file)
    MLB’s first Korean player Park Chan-ho left off of 2016 HOF ballot

    By Brian Han When Park Chan-ho debuted in April of 1994 for his first big league game, it was a big deal. Maybe not for everyone, but as the first Korean to enter Major League Baseball, he...

    • Posted November 12, 2015
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  • Former Major League Baseball pitcher Park Chan-ho (fourth from left, second row) poses with members of a Vietnamese youth baseball club, Hanoi Capitals, during his visit on June 19, 2015, in this photo provided by the Export-Import Bank of Korea. (Yonhap)
    Ex-MLB pitcher Park Chan-ho gives to Vietnamese youth team

    SEOUL, June 23 (Yonhap) — Former Major League Baseball pitcher Park Chan-ho gave equipment and a free lesson to a youth club in Vietnam, informed sources said Monday. Park, a goodwill ambassador for the Economic Development Cooperation...

    • Posted June 23, 2015
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    Park Chan-ho gives special lecture to USC students

    South Korean baseball legend Park Chan-ho, 42, held a special lecture at the University of Southern California Tuesday. The event was hosted by USC’s Korean Studies Institute.

    • Posted February 25, 2015
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    Park Chan-ho, Hideo Nomo receive Pioneers of Baseball award

    South Korean baseball legend Park Chan-ho received a Pioneer Award Saturday from Major Baseball League Commissioner Bud Selig. The award, given by the annual Professional Baseball Scouts Foundation and held at the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza hotel,...

    • Posted January 21, 2015
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    Park Chan-ho to make acting debut

    In Benson Lee’s “Seoul Searching” The next place audiences will see Korean baseball legend Park Chan-ho is not on the ball field but on the silver screen. Park will have a small appearance in Director Benson Lee’s...

    • Posted June 13, 2014
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  • South Korean pitchers Ryu Hyun-jin and Park Chan Ho have both enjoyed success with the Dodgers. Now, a group of South Korean investors want to purchase 20 percent of the team. (AP)
    Ryu and Park headline Korea Night at Dodger Stadium

    By Tae Hong The Los Angeles Dodgers’ Korea Night attracted thousands of fans under a celebration of Korean culture, stars and a newly unveiled Ryu Hyun-Jin bobblehead. The annual event showcased a taekwondo demonstration and held a...

    • Posted May 28, 2014
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