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Perlaza and Cuevas to the all-star game in Korea

There will be a Venezuelan presence in the mid-season classic of South Korean baseball

Venezuela will be represented in the upcoming All-Star Game of the Korean Baseball Organization (KBO) through the Zulian outfielder of the Hanwha Eagles, Yonathan perlaza and KT Wiz right-handed starter William Cuevas.

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It should be noted that the native of the town of Bobures was elected among the 12 members of the “Nanum All-Stars Team”, that is; the nine players on the field plus the starter, middle reliever and closer.

Peraza; who is in his first season in the KBO, he was the most voted among the patrolmen of both teams by accumulating 1.276.715 votes, more than 100 thousand above Seong-beom Na of the Kia Tigers; who will also be the owner of the “Nanum Team” along with the Venezuelan and the American Ronnie Dawson from the Heroes of Kiwoom.

For his part, Víctor Reyes (Gigantes de Lotte) fell short in his aspirations to be among the starting rangers of the “Dream All-Stars Team” by collecting 662.991 votes and finishing eighth in the ballots revealed by the KBO.

In addition to this, it should be mentioned that the Cuban from SSG Landers and former Major League player, Guillermo Heredia, was selected as a starter along with Soo-Bin Jeong (Doosan Bears) and Dong-Hee Yoon (Lotte Giants) .

William Cuevas will also say present

Now, this week the reserve players of both squads and William Cuevas were also chosen; who has six seasons of experience in Korean ball, was selected by his manager Kang-Cheol Lee to join the “Dream All-Stars Team” roster.

The KBO all-star game will be held this coming July 6 at the SSG Landers Field in Incheon, west of the capital Seoul, and will face - as is tradition - the “Dream All-Stars Team”; which brings together the Doosan, KT, Lotte and Samsung teams, against the “Nanum All-Stars Team”, made up of players from Kia, Hanwha, LG, NC and Kiwoom.

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