The Seoul LG Twins will host the 2023 season home opening series at Jamsil Baseball Stadium from the 7th to the 9th.
In this home opening series, people who have promoted national prestige by doing their best in each field will be invited to pray for victory and pitch the ball.
On the first match, on the 7th, Major Seok-gwan Seo and Dong-hun Kim, who devoted themselves as the first team of the Korea Overseas Emergency Relief Team to support the victims of the earthquake in Turkey, did their best on the relief front without giving up hope to save precious lives at the site of the earthquake in Turkey. The lieutenant colonel is in charge of the first pitch and the sitta, respectively.
Major Seo Seok-gwan is serving in the Army Special Warfare Command, and Lieutenant Colonel Kim Dong-hun is working hard for the treatment and recovery of soldiers at the Armed Forces Medical Command.
Major Seo Seok-gwan and Lieutenant Colonel Kim Dong-hoon said, “It is a great honor to participate in the pitch and theta in the 2023 LG Twins regular season home opener. I look forward to a great game for the LG Twins, and I will cheer for them to achieve good results.”
On the other hand, on the day of the home opening game, the military band of the Ministry of National Defense performs before the game and plays and sings the national anthem afterwards.
On the 8th, para ice hockey player Kim Hong-joon, who is growing his dream by overcoming a fight with himself despite difficult circumstances, throws the first pitch, and para ice hockey legend coach Min-soo Han, who is giving careful guidance to achieve his dream, will start hitting.
Kim Hong-jun, a sophomore at Jamshin Middle School, spent his elementary school days as a baseball player, but is living a new life as a para ice hockey player after developing osteosarcoma cancer. Coach Han Min-soo is a bronze medalist in Para Ice Hockey at the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Paralympic Games, and is currently in charge of coaching the Korean Para Ice Hockey team.
After the game on the 8th, fireworks will be held to celebrate the home opening series.
On the 9th, the last day of the series, figure skater Cha Jun-hwan will throw the first pitch. Cha Jun-hwan became the first Korean male figure skater to win a silver medal at the World Championships held in 2023.
Cha Jun-hwan said,안전놀이터 “I thank LG Group for always supporting me so I can focus on sports, and I am very excited to be able to throw the first pitch for the LG Twins through a good opportunity. I will throw in the spirit of victory so that the LG Twins can achieve good results in the 2023 season. “, he said.
Before the match, ‘Ellin High Five’ is given to the children, and after the match, ‘Kids Run’ is held for all children watching the game.
Meanwhile, LG is distributing 2,000 cheering towels on a first-come, first-served basis at the first base and outfield entrances of Jamsil Baseball Stadium for fans visiting the home opening series, and LG Gram laptops and LG Code Zero Object Collections released by LG Electronics through a lottery. The M9 is presented as a special prize for the home opening.
In addition, the main character of the home opening series photo card is Oh Ji-hwan, and a ticket link gift certificate of 50,000 won is provided to fans who select a special card among the photo cards.