April 27, 2012; San Francisco, CA, USA; San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Eric Hacker (51) pitches the ball against the San Diego Padres during the first inning at AT

Former San Francisco Giants Pitcher Eric Hacker To Play In Korea

Earlier this offseason, the San Francisco Giants re-signed pitcher Eric Hacker to a minor league contract – but it appears the oft traveled arm will be taking his talents to Korea.

Hacker wasn’t assured of a roster spot and would’ve most likely spent the vast majority of his season at Fresno, so rather than spend another season in the minors, Hacker agreed to a deal with the NC Dinos of the Korean Baseball Organization.

Eric pitched in four games for the Giants last season, picking up a loss in his 9.2 innings of work, but should get himself a dandy of a prize for those few short innings – a World Series ring.

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