Yuhan-joon begins his coaching career in earnest.
On the 24th, kt wiz announced that it had completed the composition of the coaching staff for the 2023 season.
Head coach Lee Kang-cheol, head coach Kim Tae-gyun, pitching coach Kim Tae-han, battery coach Jang Jae-joong, bullpen coach Je Chun-mo, hitting coach Kim Kang, running and operations coach Choi Man-ho, defensive coach Ki-hyeok Park, and assistant hitting coach Cho Joong-geun were retained. Park Jung-hwan, futures operations coach, moved to the first team outfield and base base coach.
Futures head coach Seo Yong-bin changed his position to head coach of the Futures and plans to help foster the new Futures head coach Kim Ki-tae, 안전놀이터 who was appointed last October.
In addition, after leading the first integrated championship in the 2021 season, Yuhan-Jun Yu, who finished his career as a player, will join as Futures hitting coach, and Jeon Byeong-doo, former SSG away power analyst, will join as Futures pitching coach.
Throughout his career, Yuhan-Jun was famous for his self-management, not drinking coffee or soda, as well as alcohol and cigarettes. He also avoids stimulating foods and fixes the family dinner menu to steak to maintain muscle mass. Juniors who saw this kind of work Essic gave Yoo Yu-Jun the nickname ‘Yoo God’ after Yoo Jae-Suk.
Outfield/running coach Kim Yeon-hoon will serve as the Futures defensive coach, Han Yoon-seop, the futures defensive coach, will serve as the 2nd team strategy and running base coach, and Bae Woo-yeol, the 1st team power analyst, will move to the Futures bullpen coach to support player development.