Anthony Alford, who has been living at KT Wiz for the second year, talked with manager Lee Kang-cheol at the ‘2023 Spring Camp’ held at Kino Sports Complex in Tucson, Arizona, on the 10th (Korean time).
Alford greeted manager Lee Kang-cheol, who was outside the third base after finishing baserunning practice in the morning. Director Lee Kang-cheol informed Alford about wheat while having dinner on a break from spring camp.
After tasting the wheat, Alford said, “I don’t know how many cups he ate,” and had a conversation with director Lee Kang-cheol. Director Lee Kang-cheol 스포츠토토imitated Alford who drank too much and laughed with the people around him.
After training on base, Alford took a break to drink water on an outdoor bench. On his way to the bullpen, head coach Lee Kang-cheol came to Alford and talked about the situation at the time.
When Alford said, “I ate a lot of (wheat), it was very difficult the next day,” and manager Lee Kang-cheol said, “Next time, drink less,” and headed to the bullpen.▲KT coach Lee Kang-cheol is talking about eating wheat at a dinner party with Alford.
▲ KT players shouting “fighting” before spring camp training.
KT Wiz Alford signed a contract with KT as a replacement mercenary for Henry Ramos on May 26, 2022, and recorded 80 games, 323 at-bats, 81 hits, 14 home runs and 50 RBIs. He had a batting average of 0.286 and an on-base percentage of 0.362 and wore the KT uniform in 2023 as well.