Professional baseball SSG Landers recruited a new foreign pitcher, Roennis Elias (34).
SSG said on the 4th, “We chose Cuban left-handed pitcher Elias as a replacement for Annie Romero. We signed a contract with Elias for a total of $540,000.”
Elias joined the Seattle Mariners of the American Professional Baseball as an international amateur free agent in 2011 and made his major league debut in 2014.
크크크벳 In 2014, he started all 29 games and went 10-12 with a 3.85 earned run average. His individual career record in the major leagues is 22-24 with an earned run average of 3.96 in 133 games (54 starts).
He did not play in a single game in the major leagues this year, instead appearing in four Triple-A games as a starter, going 2-0 with a 5.48 earned run average.
He represented Cuba in the 2023 World Baseball Classic (WBC).
SSG evaluated Elias as “a highly complete left-handed pitcher who has all of the starting pitcher’s capabilities, such as pitch position, control, breaking ball ability, and game management,” and added, “The angle of the fastball from a stable pitching mechanic is excellent, and he throws from the same release point as the fastball.” The movement of the changeup and curve is sharp.”
He added, “Through the network owned by Trey Hillman Consultant, we checked Elias’ baseball inside and outside in many ways. It was evaluated as good in terms of skills and personality.”
Current SSG foreign hitter Guillermo Heredia, who played together as a teammate in Seattle, also advised the club, “Elias is a nice and good-natured player. He has an emotionally stable disposition.”
Elias said, “I am grateful to the officials who gave me the opportunity to join SSG. I am happy to be able to play baseball in Korea. I look forward to the day I can meet the fans.” “, he said.
SSG said, “Elias plans to request a player registration announcement from the KBO if there is no abnormality after a medical check.”
Romero suffered shoulder pain during spring training and left the team without pitching a single game in the KBO regular season.