Lee Jung-hoo, who succeeded in entering the Major League with a six-year, $113 million (about 148.4 billion won) contract with San Francisco, will leave for the U.S. on the 1st of next month.
Lee Jung-hoo, who plans to stay in LA, California for the time being, is reportedly planning to move to Scottsdale, Arizona, USA, where his team’s spring camp will be held in the middle of next month.
It is a spring camp that has to go through like an annual event at this time of year, but it is the first time for Lee Jung-hoo to go through a major league camp. Compared to Korean professional baseball, many things are different from the preparation process, such as size and duration. We looked at the preparation process for the Major League camp that Lee Jung-hoo will experience.라바카지노주소
Players who make the 40-member Major League Baseball roster are basically offered business-class tickets. The 26-member roster is given first-class tickets. Most commonly, the team purchases tickets and delivers them to players via e-mail. However, foreign players like Lee Jung-hoo also use the method of purchasing a ticket first and submitting a receipt to the team to get the ticket back later.
Equipment staff at each Major League Baseball contacts players who participate in spring camps individually from January every year to check the size of their uniforms. Each player has a different style of uniform. There are more sizes than expected to check not only the bottoms but also the top of their uniforms.
In this way, the uniform size and uniform number of the players are kept in the player uniform database managed by the Major League Baseball Secretariat. When a player moves due to a trade during the season, the opposing team can refer to this database to prepare the uniform of the player who is moving.
Pitchers have simpler equipment than fielders. All they need is baseball shoes and gloves. However, fielders often have more tools to prepare, including a brace and a baseball bat. The most important of these is the bat.
The manager in charge of equipment for each Major League Baseball team contacts players on the 40-man roster individually from early January at the earliest in December and starts taking orders for baseball bats to be used during spring camp. The order is placed by collecting various data such as the weight and length of the bat, as well as the name and number of the player to be engraved on it.
In general, players in the Major League’s 40-man roster typically order and use bats during spring camp, ranging from as few as 40 to as many as 6 to 70. And considering the quality and preference of the bat used at this time, they order another bat to be used during the regular season at the end of the camp. The club, of course, pays for the bat.
Of the 30 Major League teams, 15 or half will be provided with accommodation options. For the other half, players have to find accommodations such as hotels to use during the spring camp.
It is relatively easy for unmarried players to use, and a hotel occupied by a club located near the spring camp is used as accommodation. However, married players prefer short-term rental housing near the camp rather than hotels because many people, such as family members and acquaintances, visit during the spring camp.
Of course, the cost is quite expensive compared to the hotel. Lee Jung-hoo’s team, San Francisco, is located in Scottsdale, Arizona, USA. This area is known as the richest village in Arizona. In particular, short-term rental housing costs during spring camps start at $15,000 per month (about 1.95 million won). There are many more expensive places.
However, as the house is equipped with everything, including furniture and furniture, it is very convenient to live in. Personal privacy is also guaranteed. In the past, Choo Shin-soo (42) and Choi Ji-man (33) also rented short-term rental housing during the spring camp and used it as accommodation.