These were the last words of a Samsung fan who came in front of Kim Sang-soo (33-KT), who was invited to the ‘Festival of Stars’. A fan signing session was held on the field ahead of the 2023 KBO League All-Star Game at Sajik Baseball Stadium in Busan on Friday. 메이저사이트 The players had a meaningful time signing special autographs for the fans who came to see them despite the on-again, off-again bad weather.
Fans also lined up in front of Kim Sang-soo, who joined KT this season. One KT fan, who came with his Wizards jersey, left a warm message, “Thank you for coming to KT,” and made an unforgettable memory.
The Samsung fans with their blue jerseys also caught our attention. In contrast to the KT fan, one fan cried, “Why did you leave Samsung?” and couldn’t hide his disappointment. “Please retire at Samsung,” he said, adding his personal wish. A KT official jokingly said, “I don’t think I can give you an autograph,” which brought a smile to his face.
Kim Sang-soo also responded to his old fans with a big smile. “It’s a strange feeling,” he said with a meaningful smile. He had been with Samsung for 13 years, from 2009 when he made his debut until last year. Although he chose to move to KT when he became eligible for free agency, his love for his hometown team remains strong.
His relationship with his old teammates is still strong. When a Samsung official approached him and said, “Koo Ja-rook is so happy to be at the All-Star Game with Sang-soo Hyung. Do you have any words for him?” Kim Sang-soo said, “Ja-roo, stay at Samsung for a long time, you should stay.”