Kim Sung-keun

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Kim Sung-Keun
Hanwha Eagles – No. 38
Manager
Born: (1942-12-03) 3 December 1942 (age 72)
Bats: Left Throws: Left
Teams

As coach

As manager

Career highlights and awards
Kim Sung-keun
Hangul 김성근
Hanja 金星根
Revised Romanization Gim Seonggeun
McCune–Reischauer Kim Sŏnggŭn
This is a Korean name; the family name is Kim.

Kim Sung-Keun (Hangul: 김성근, Hanja: 金星根) (born December 3, 1942 in Kyoto, Japan) is a retired South Korean left-handed baseball pitcher and the manager for the Hanwha Eagles.

He has spent his childhood as a resident of Japan and adopted a Japanese name (Seikon Kanebayashi), but remains a Korean citizen, thus making him a Zainichi Korean.

Kim led the SK Wyverns to victory of the 2007, 2008 and 2010 Korean Series.

Manager career[edit]

Season by season records[edit]

Year Pennant Race Games W L D Win %
2007 1 126 73 48 5 0.603
2008 1 126 83 43 0 0.659
2009 2 133 80 47 6 0.602
2010 1 133 84 47 2 0.632

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