LG Twins sign American pitcher Everett Teaford

The LG Twins have announced the signing of American pitcher Everett Teaford. Teaford is a lefty coming out of the Kansas City Royals organization.He is 183 cm tall and weighs 75 kg.Teaford was drafterd by the Royals coming out of college in 2006, and made his major league debut for Kansas City in 2011. He finished his first season in the big leagues after appearing in 26 games with a record of 2 wins, 1 loss, 1 save, and an ERA of 3.27. Teaford spent last season at AAA Omaha, where he appeared in 31 games, including 14 as a starter. He finished the year with 4 wins, 6 losses, and a 3.49 ERA.

Teaford will replace Domincan right-hander Radhames Liz who left LG on March 8 after signing with the Toronto Blue Jays. Teaford is expected to arrive in Korea on April 2.