Ryu Hyun Jin is one among the popular and most loved celebrities on the TV screen, whom we have been seeing daily. Some of us may also be the fan of him for a long period of time as well as may also want to gain more information which is related to him. Some of us may also have been getting information regarding Jin’s personal and professional life from various gossip pages, newspapers as well as magazines. Ryu Hyun Jin has been earning a huge amount of salary and his net worth is $3 million. He is a South Korean professional Baseball starting pitcher who plays for Los Angeles Dodgers of the Major League Baseball.
Now, let us get more familiar with the biography of Jin that has been obtained from various sources. Ryu Hyun Jin is the native of Incheon South Korea. He has now reached the age of 29 and he was born on 25th March of the year 1987. He went to study at the Incheon’s Dongsan High School. At present, he is working towards his Master’s Degree in Community Physical Education in the Daejeon University.
In 2004, Jin underwent the Tommy John Surgery and he didn’t pitch in any of the official games. The following year, he led the team to Blue Dragon Open National High School Championship pitching 22 consecutive scoreless innings as the ace of the team and batting .389 in the tournament. Additionally, he was named as the Best Pitcher. That same year, he got selected for South Korea National Junior Team which was runner-up in 6th Asian Junior Baseball Championship that was held in Seoul, South Korea.
In July of 2005, he was selected by Hanwha Eagles as the first pick in 2nd round of 2006 KBO League draft. He then made his professional debut on 12th April of 2006. In August 2008, he competed for South Korea National Baseball Team in 2008 Summer Olympics where the team won a gold medal in a baseball tournament. Later on 9th November 2012, he accepted reported bid of $25737737.33 from Los Angeles Dodgers. Recently on 7th July 2016, Jin has again rejoined Dodgers and started against San Diego Padres.
Ryu Hyun Jin has been active in this field for years and it is sure that during this long period, he must have won multiple fans and followers in his career. Despite, it is very much important for all the celebrities to create a virtual image as well as goodwill nowadays by getting interacted with their fans on various social medias. He has more than thousands of the fans and followers on the Facebook and Twitter accounts. Jin does not seem to be active on the Instagram page. Additionally, Jin also has a page on different sites and the fans of him can view those websites to know much information related to his stats, professional and personal news.
A versatile player Ryu Hyun Jin stands at the height of six feet and three inches. His weight has been recorded as 250 lbs. He is a left-handed pitcher. Jin throws fastball between 89-92 mph, a curveball, a slider as well as a deceptive changeup. As he was born in the month of March, his zodiac sign is Aries. He is a hard working player and he has earned a large amount of salary and net worth.