Fri, 20 Jan 2006 20:56:16 -0800
Free agent RP Dae-sung Koo was selected to the provisional roster of South Korea for the World Baseball Classic, according to the Associated Press.
Fri, 04 Nov 2005 15:38:46 -0800
The Associated Press reports the New York Mets declined the $2 million option on RP Dae-sung Koo for 2006.
Sat, 17 Sep 2005 19:04:38 -0700
The New York Mets have designated RP Dae-sung Koo for assignment, according to USAToday.com.
Tue, 13 Sep 2005 20:15:58 -0700
The Associated Press' Mike Fitzpatrick reports the New York Mets recalled P Dae-sung Koo from Triple-A Norfolk Tuesday, Sept. 13.
Tue, 23 Aug 2005 09:45:58 -0700
Mets.MLB.com's Marty Noble reports the New York Mets optioned RP Dae-Sung Koo to Triple-A Norfolk.
Tue, 21 Jun 2005 08:50:48 -0700
The Sports Network reports New York Mets RP Dae-Sung Koo (shoulder) was activated from the 15-day disabled list.
Thu, 02 Jun 2005 18:45:55 -0700
The Seattle Post-Intelligencer reports the New York Mets placed P Dae-sung Koo (bruised rotator cuff) on the 15-day disabled list Thursday, June 2.
Wed, 18 May 2005 02:13:25 -0700
The Newark Star-Ledger's Don Burke reports New York Mets CL Braden Looper was surprised when MAN Willie Randolph used RP Dae-Sung Koo in Looper's traditional ninth-inning role, but Looper trusted his manager. "Willie's the manager. I've got to do what he says," said Looper, who has converted nine consecutive save chances. "All I can say is, I want the ball when the game is on the line. But I'm not the guy who makes those decisions."
Sun, 09 Jan 2005 15:23:01 -0800
Updating previous items, Ronald Blum, of the Associated Press, reports the one-year deal signed by South Korean P Dae-sung Koo with the New York Mets will pay him $400,000 if he makes the big league roster. Additionally, he could earn about $700,000 more in performance bonuses.
Sat, 08 Jan 2005 14:30:24 -0800
USAToday.com reports the New York Mets signed P Dae-sung Koo (Japanese League) to a one-year contract with a team option for 2006. Koo, 35, was a member of South Korea's bronze medal-winning team at the Sydney Olympics and went 6-10 with a 4.32 ERA and 99 strikeouts last season for the Orix BlueWave of Japan's Pacific League's BlueWave with a 4.32 ERA and 99 strikeouts.