The super ace left in tears. He returned to Korea with the MVP trophy and a smile on his face.

NC Eric Peddie, who evaluated the KBO League, visited the 2023 Shinhan Bank SOL KBO Awards Ceremony held at the Grand Ballroom of the Westin Chosun Hotel in Seoul on July 27.

It’s unusual for a foreign player to return to Korea after the season to attend an award ceremony.

Pedi was in the spotlight for his outstanding performance this season.

In 30 regular-season games, Pedi went 20-6 with a 2.00 ERA (40 earned runs in 180⅓ innings) and 209 strikeouts. He led the league in wins, ERA, and strikeouts.토토사이트

He is the fourth player in history to win the Triple Crown (ERA, Wins, and Strikeouts) after Sun Dong-yeol (1986, 1989-1991), Ryu Hyun-jin (2006), and Yoon Seok-min (2011), and the first foreigner.

He was also the inaugural winner of the KBO Defensive Player of the Year Award for pitchers.

The MVP award, of course, was his. He received an overwhelming 102 out of 111 votes from journalists. That’s 91.9 percent of the vote.

NC Pedi, who won the MVP award, holds the trophy and enjoys the spotlight.

[OSEN=Ji Hyung-jun] On the afternoon of the 27th, the ‘2023 Shinhan Bank SOL KBO Awards Ceremony’ was held at the Grand Ballroom of the Westin Chosun Hotel in Sogong-dong, Jung-gu, Seoul.On this day, foreign pitcher Eric Peddie, who was the ‘ace’ of the NC Dinos, was named the MVP of the 2023 KBO League. Rookie of the Year was Hanwha’s Moon Dong-ju. NC Pedi on stage after winning the MVP award. 2023.11.27 / jpnews.osen.co.kr

NC Peddie looks at the trophy with his father.

with teammate Son Ah-seop, who won the batting average and hit awards.

“I’m grateful to the KBO. I was able to win the award because I came to a team called NC. I didn’t expect this ending, but I’m so honored and happy,” and “I came with the hope that I could win the MVP. I’m very happy that I actually got it,” he said.

“I couldn’t have done it without my teammates. I want to say that we are brothers until the end, and I am grateful to coach Kang Myung-hwa, coaches, and staff.” “I also want to give this honor to the city of Changwon. Many citizens helped me. No matter where I go in the future, Changwon will always be my second home.”

After the award ceremony, Pedi returned to the United States on the 28th. The question now is whether we’ll see him in the KBO.

“I’m going to talk to NC first, and then I’ll talk to other teams,” he said about the possibility of re-signing with NC. Whatever choice I make, my family will come first. Of course, I have to talk to NC. I think NC is a very good team among many teams,” he added.

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