Stars Shine at MLB’s Historic Season Opener in Korea: G-Dragon, Cha Eun Woo, aespa & More

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For the first time in history, the MLB 2024 regular season opener in Korea turned Gocheok Sky Dome into a constellation of stars. Notably, the event drew baseball legends from Korea and Japan, alongside a roster of entertainment luminaries, marking a grand kickoff to the season.

Leading the charge was Park Chan Ho, Korea’s first Major Leaguer and special advisor to the San Diego Padres, in half-Dodgers and half-Padres shirt. He delivered an electrifying opening pitch to the roar of fans.

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Credit: GALAXY Corp
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Credit: GALAXY Corp

Adding to the spectacle, G-Dragon was spotted blushing with a smile as his song echoed through the stadium, later joining Park in the VIP seats for a game that had social media buzzing. Ryu Hyun Jin, who made a celebrated return to Hanwha from the MLB, was seen reuniting with his former Dodgers manager, Dave Roberts.

aespa, who previously made headlines with their first pitch at New York’s Yankee Stadium, ignited the pre-game atmosphere with a thrilling performance. Park Jung Hyun (Lena Park) graced the crowd with renditions of the American and Korean national anthems, while Cha Eun Woo, Ok Taecyeon, and Hwang Jae Gyun and T-ARA’s Jiyeon couple were spotted among the enthusiastic crowd.

Mamiko Tanaka, who rose to fame following her marriage to Shohei Ohtani, was seen cheering from the stands.

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Not to be outdone, the beloved couple Ji Sung and Lee Bo Young enjoyed a relaxed day out at the ball game, capturing selfies and basking in the communal joy of the sport. Their candid moments didn’t escape the broadcast cameras, delighting the fans.

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