Ryu Hyun-jin

Yasiel Puig #66 of the Los Angeles Dodgers hits a single in the sixth inning against the New York Mets at Dodger Stadium on August 13, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Ryu Outduels Harvey 4-2 As Dodgers Earn First 7-Game Streak In Over 3 Years

Rookie Hyun-Jin Ryu outdueled Matt Harvey, and Nick Punto and A.J. Ellis drove in two runs apiece, helping the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the New York Mets 4-2 on Tuesday night for their first seven-game winning streak in more than three years.

08/13/2013

Hyun-Jin Ryu #99 of the Los Angeles Dodgers pitches during the first inning against the Cincinnati Reds at Dodger Stadium on July 27, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Ryu Allows 1 Run In Dodgers’ Win Over Reds

Hyun-Jin Ryu allowed 1 run off 2 hits in 7 innings to lead the Dodgers past the Cincinnati Reds 4-1

07/27/2013

Andre Ethier #16 of the Los Angeles Dodgers is congratulated by teammates in the dugout after scoring a run in the third inning during MLB game action against the Toronto Blue Jays on July 22, 2013 at Rogers Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (credit: Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

Dodgers Take Over First Place As Ellis’ 5 RBIs Lead Dodgers Over Jays 14-5

A.J. Ellis, who went 4-for-6 with 5 RBI, had the best of his career from the plate and six Dodgers in the starting lineup recorded a multi-hit game as the Dodgers beat the Blue Jays 14-5 on Monday night to take first place in the National League West.

07/22/2013

Hyun-Jin Ryu hurls one against the San Francisco Giants. (credit: Jason O. Watson/Getty Images Sport)

Giants Sweep Dodgers, 4-3

The San Francisco Giants beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 4-3 on Sunday night to complete a series sweep.

05/05/2013

Hanley Ramirez #13 of the Los Angeles Dodgers rounds second base after hitting a home run to left field against Jorge De La Rosa #29 of the Colorado Rockies in the third inning during the MLB game at Dodger Stadium on April 30, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Victor Decolongon/Getty Images)

Ramirez Homers, Doubles In First Start Off DL, Ryu Strikes Out 12 As Dodgers Win 6-2

Hanley Ramirez belted his first home run of the season and added a double, while Hyun-Jin Ryu struck out 12 through six innings as the Dodgers evened up with the Rockies 6-2 on Tuesday.

04/30/2013

Fans holds ups signs in support of pitcher Hyun-Jin Ryu #99 of the Los Angeles Dodgers during the game against the New York Mets at Citi Field on April 25, 2013 at Citi Field in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. Dodgers defeated the Mets 3-2. (credit: Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

The Hyun-Jin Ryu Pitch: Inspiring Fans Home And Away

Hardly 1/8 into his first regular season, Hyun-Jin Ryu, the first Korean to go to the majors directly from Korea’s top league, is inspiring a new wave of fans.

04/25/2013

Hyun-Jin Ryu #99 of the Los Angeles Dodgers looks on before the game against the Chicago White Sox at Camelback Ranch on February 23, 2013 in Glendale, Arizona. (credit: Rob Tringali/Getty Images)

Ryu Loses Weight, Tosses Scoreless Inning In Debut

Ryu Hyun-Jin has lost about 15 pounds since he reported to his first spring training with the Los Angeles Dodgers, a fact that didn’t go unnoticed by a reporter who used a common Korean phrase to say the left-hander’s face was half its previous size.

02/25/2013

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Dodgers Finalize 6-Year, $147M Deal With Greinke

Flush with cash after the team’s sale this year, the Los Angeles Dodgers are busy spending it on starting pitching.

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South Korea's starting pitcher Ryu Hyun-jin throws against Cuba in the first inning of the men's baseball final at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games on August 23, 2008.  AFP PHOTO / OMAR TORRES (

Dodgers’ Offer To Korean Pitcher Ryu Hyun-jin Is Rejected By Agent Scott Boras

The South Korean left-handed pitcher Ryu Hyun-jin and agent Scott Boras have rejected the Dodgers’ initial long-term offer made by general manager Ned Colletti

12/04/2012

South Korea's starting pitcher Ryu Hyun-jin throws against Cuba in the first inning of the men's baseball final at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games on August 23, 2008.  AFP PHOTO / OMAR TORRES (

Agent Scott Boras Confident Korean Pitcher Ryu Will Sign With Dodgers

Ryu Hyun-Jin grew up in South Korea dreaming of playing in his country’s professional baseball league. Once he achieved that, he developed a new goal — to pitch in the United States for a major league team.

11/15/2012

South Korea's starting pitcher Ryu Hyun-jin throws against Cuba in the first inning of the men's baseball final at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games on August 23, 2008.  AFP PHOTO / OMAR TORRES (

Dodgers Win Bid Of $25.7M For Korean Pitcher

The Los Angeles Dodgers have bid nearly $26 million for a chance to sign pitcher Ryu Hyun-jin.

11/10/2012

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