[SPORTS] President Park Geun Hye Throws Ceremonial Pitch in Korean Baseball Series

D-Bo, Oct. 28, 2013, 10:26 a.m.


On Sunday, South Korean President Park Geun Hye, made a surprise appearance at Jamsil Stadium to throw the honorary ceremonial pitch between the Doosan Bears and the Samsung Lions.  The President enjoyed the game for a bit before having to leave. Park is the fourth incumbent president after Chun Doo-hwan, Kim Young-sam and Roh Moo-hyun to throw a ceremonial pitch at a professional baseball match.


Samsung won Sunday's match 3-2, clinching its first victory after two consecutive losses in the Korean Series, the championship series of the Korean professional baseball league.

comments powered by Disqus