Foreigners in the KBO

The KBO season starts today (or tomorrow). Below are the foreign players on each KBO team. Each team is allowed three foreign players, but no three foreign players can be all pitchers or position players. It must be a two to one mix. Most teams choose to have two foreign pitchers.

Doosan Bears

Michael Bowden RHP
Dustin Nippert RHP
Nick Evans 1B

NC Dinos

Jeff Manship RHP
Eric Hacker RHP (not currently on active roster)
Xavier Scruggs 1B

Nexen Heroes

Sean O’Sullivan RHP
Andy VanHekken LHP
Danny Dorn 2B/Infield

LG Twins

Henry Sosa RHP
David Huff LHP (not on active roster)
Luis Jimenez 1B/DH

Kia Tigers

Hector Noesi RHP
Pat Dean LHP (not on active roster)
Roger Bernadina OF

SK Wyverns

Merril Kelly RHP
Scott Diamond LHP (not on active roster)
Danny Worth 3B

Hanwha Eagles

Alexi Ogando RHP
Carlos Villaneuva RHP
Wilin Rosario 1B/DH

Lotte Giants

Brooks Raley LHP
Nick Addition RHP (recently purchased from Taiwan to replace Parker Markel
Andy Burns Inf

Samsung Lions

Zach Petrick RHP
Anthony Renaudo RHP (not on active roster
Darin Ruf 1B

KT Wiz

Ryan Feierabend (LHP)
Donn Roach (RHP)
Johnny Monell (1B)

Players sent down to the minor leagues (not on active roster) must stay down there for a minimum of ten days.

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