Son Min-Han named June MVP

This morning the KBO announced NC Dinos pitcher Son Min-Han as the winner of the MVP award for the month of June. Son received 15 votes (56%). The runner up was LG pitcher Woo Kyu-Min who received 7 votes (26%). Son is the first NC Dinos player to receive the award since the team joined the League. Son previously won the full-season MVP award in 2005 as a member of the Lotte Giants.

The 38 year old pitcher managed 3 wins out of 4 starts during the month of June and ended with an impressive 0.77 ERA.

Son will be presented with a 5 million won prize during tonight's game against the Nexen Heroes in Changwon. Half of the prize money will be donated to purchase baseball equipment for his former middle school.