Honorary Ambassadors

RYU Hyun-jin

Major League Baseball Player

RYU Hyun-jin Photos

In His Own Words

"Though I am away from my home country, I will promote PyeongChang 2018 with the utmost effort along with the LA Dodgers teammates and "Connect" my "Passion" with all the fans around the world through my social media account as well."

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- Won 2013 Baseball Player's Night Lifetime Achievement Award
- Won Foreign Correspondents' Promotion Award-Sports Category
- Starting pitcher for the LA Dodgers of MLB (2012-present)
- Won a gold medal in 2010 Guangzhou Asian Games
- Won a gold medal in 2008 Beijing Olympic Summer Games
- Starting pitcher for the Hanwha Eagles of KBO league (2006-2012)