“Honestly, I felt a bit burdened.”
Right-hander Yoon Ho-sol (29) wearing an LG uniform as a reward player for FA Chae Eun-seong. In 2013, he jumped into the KBO league with NC’s priority nomination. Although he joined with high expectations, he recorded 6 wins, 6 losses, and an ERA of 5.45 in 118 career games. After 2014, the first-team career was cut off for a while, but from 2019, it reappeared at Hanwha.
For such Yun Ho-sol, the most talked about thing is his weight. On the KBO website, it is listed as 99 kg, but in reality, there were people who said that he seemed to weigh over 100 kg. LG’s spring camp If you look at the pitchers at San Francisco Giants Stadium in Scottsdale, Arizona, USA, Yun Ho-sol is by far the tallest.
It’s not a bad thing for a baseball player to be overweight. Yun Ho-sol’s heavy and fast ball also comes from his weight. However, too much weight can adversely affect pitching or batting balance. Obesity is also the root of all diseases.
However, LG does not stress Yun Ho-sol at all about his weight. Recently met at the site, he said, “I don’t measure it accurately or not. He matched the clothes and uniforms the same, but compared to the Hanwha days, it feels a little more spacious.” It means that I went on a diet naturally while digesting the training so hard at LG.
Coach Kim Yong-il, the industry’s top authority on training, said, “Don’t dwell on the numbers. If you take care of it a little, it will come off on its own.” Yun Ho-sol said, “I don’t know how much I missed, but I think I missed a lot. I think I’m doing well.” I don’t even know his current weight.
Yun Ho-sol said, “The most important thing is for me to overcome my body. I shouldn’t have a problem throwing the ball or running because I can’t handle my weight. Whether it is body fat or muscle mass, there must be a change in the body. To be honest, over the past two years, I felt a bit overwhelmed.”
Start fresh at LG and have a new mindset. Yun Ho-sol said, 스포츠토토 “At first, I was like, ‘Ah, can I go?’ However, after the finishing camp, the manager of the operation team got a call. When I received it, they said ‘yes’. I was so surprised at first, but I accepted it as a reality through the Icheon workshop at the end of December.”
Can it help the LG bullpen? Yun Ho-sol said, “LG is very good as a bullpen. If I do well, my team will be able to rise. You have to help the team. Throws a fastball, slider, and splitter. The splitter throws regardless of right-handed or left-handed batters. I have to settle down at LG.”