Kim Dong-joo

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Birthday
3, 1976
Birthplace
South Korea
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
3, 1976 (age 43)
Birthplace
South Korea

About

South Korean baseball player best known as a third baseman for the Doosan Bears in the Korea Baseball Organization. He is a multiple-time Golden Glove winner and won a gold medal representing South Korea at the inaugural World Baseball Classic in 2006.

Before Fame

He was a highly-touted pitcher in addition to shortstop during his days as a high school and college player.

Trivia

He was named MVP of the Asian Baseball Championship after batting .538 and hitting 9 home runs in just 26 at bats.

Family Life

He was previously married and has a son.

Associated With

He and Tyrone Woods have both been star players for the Doosan Bears in KBO.