It is official, the Samsung Lions team have announced the signing of pitcher Yohan Flande today. The contract made was said to be on a one-year deal worth 345 million Won (300,000 USD), which also includes performance incentives.
Report from @ralphpedraza, who says that he is Yohan Flande’s father… Said that left-handed pitcher,Yohan Flande, 30 years of age, will be playing in South Korea this year, for the 10th placer (last placed) Samsung Lions.
With SK sports media outlet Naver saying that pitcher Allen Webster was released just today by the KBO league Samsung Lions team, the organization are currently searching for a foreign pitcher to replace starting pitcher Allen Webster this season… And that pitcher this year will be Yohan Flande, as he’s expected to meet with the teams’ official sometime this week.
In Yohan Flande’s 3 Major league seasons, all with the Colorado Rockies… he compiled a record of 3-9, with an ERA of 5.15 in 131 innings pitched (37 games overall, 20 in which he started).