Yang Joon-hyuk (born May 26, 1969) is a retired Korea Professional Baseball outfielder who played most of his career for the Samsung Lions. He is known by the nickname "Yangshin" (양신, 梁神), or "God, Yang". He bats and throws left-handed. He retired from baseball after the 2010 season.
|LF, RF, 1B, DH|
|Born: May 26, 1969|
Daegu, South Korea
|April 10, 1993, for the Samsung Lions|
|Last KBO appearance|
|September 19, 2010, for the Samsung Lions|
|Career highlights and awards|
|Revised Romanization||Yang Junhyeok|
Yang led the league in batting four times, and holds six career batting records (including at one time the home runs record with 351, now surpassed by Lee Seung-yeop). His number 10 was retired by the Lions.
In popular cultureEdit
- "Joon-hyuk Yang". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved 26 May 2018.
- "[프로야구 카툰] '양신'을 떠나보내며". naver.com. Retrieved 24 September 2010.
- "Veteran slugger Yang Joon-hyuk plays farewell game". Yonhap. September 19, 2010.
- 레전드 [History -> Legends] (in Korean). Samsung Lions official website. Retrieved 13 November 2016.
- Media related to Yang Joon-hyuk at Wikimedia Commons