Hee-bong An

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Hee-bong An (안 희봉)

  • Bats Right, Throws Right
  • Height 6' 2", Weight 210 lb.

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Hee-bong An hit only .179/.281/.286 as South Korea's DH in the 1993 Intercontinental Cup, with 10 strikeouts in 28 at-bats. He was the All-Star first baseman in the 1995 Asian Championship. In the 1996 Olympics, he hit .280/.345/.480 as South Korea's main DH. He began his pro career in 1998 with the Hyundai Unicorns and hit .184/.200/.368 in a career-high 23 games. He was 6 for 17 with a double and a homer in 1999 and 0 for 1 in 2000. Moving to the KIA Tigers in 2001, he was 3 for 12. Overall, he had batted .235/.284/.397 in the Korea Baseball Organization.