Philosophy and Commitment contained in familiar kt name
kt wiz baseball team’s initial symbol, image symbol, emblem, word mark
kt wiz, the 10th professional baseball team in Korea which was the result of local baseball fans’ strong desire combined with the passion for creating a team to represent Suwon was newly launched with a team name, Wiz, implying a willingness to become an ideal team with its mysterious power.
kt wiz is organizing coaching staff to become giants through long term plans. Large-scale expansion and renovation are to be done to its baseball stadium in Suwon and the baseball stadium in Yeoju, which will provide practice field to its farm team has the best quality facilities including auxiliary stadiums, training centers and restaurants. kt wiz has been focusing on fostering a strong team based on systemic baseball and solid infrastructure in the long term.
After training in camp and playing in the 2014 Futures League, kt wiz will make successful debut in the first division league in 2015 to show magical baseball as its name implies.
Taking advantage of the 'BIC Tainment developed based on KT’s ICT technology, it plans to provide baseball fans with distinctive baseball content as well as a ballpark where everyone can enjoy a pleasant and comfortable baseball games.
In response to great support that citizens of Gyungi and Suwon have shown, kt wiz will carry out its vision of being a great team pursuing fun and entertainment by providing a pleasant leisure culture, and in the meantime, developing a variety of new marketing strategies.
wizzap knows where you are and shows appropriate screen automatically that you might fit perfectly.
Check-in to Suwon kt wiz Park and join Live events, Order food & beverage, and make it be delivered to your seat.
Full season Live Streaming is provided, and view Major League Baseball class stats(Paid subscribers only). Also be connected to the team with videos and news.
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|2017.02.08||Futures overseas off-season training (Kagoshima)|
|2017.01.25||2017 season New Year Ceremony|
|2016.12.27||CEO Yoo Tae-Yul takes office|
|2016.11.27||‘16 season close fan festival|
|2016.10.25||Finishing training starts|
|2016.10.18||Manager Kim Jin-Ook takes office|
|2016.10.12||Leader Im Jong-Taek appointed|
|2016.09.11||Retirement ceremony for KBSN Sports commentator Jang Sung-Ho (member from wiz’s first year)|
|2016.09.01||Total 100 wins for team|
|2016.08.11||Capital area Derby/ communications carrier rival match “W-Match”|
|2016.08.02||Team’s first walk-off homerun (Player Yoon Yo-sub)|
|2016.07.24||Coach Shin Myung-Chul (first captain) retirement ceremony|
|2016.07.23||GiGA Water FASTival|
|2016.07.10||Player Lee Jin-Young is 9th person in history to achieve 1,900 hits|
|2016.06.26||Player Park Kyung-soo hits 3 consecutive home-runs (vs. Daegu)|
|2016.06.17||wiz Mom Festival|
|2016.06.10||Manager Jo Bum-Hyun reaches career milestone with 600 wins (9th time in history|
|2016.06.03||‘16 season first walk-off hit (Marte)|
|2016.05.27||Shuts out Nexen for the first time, establishing sovereignty: first win debut in KBO recorded as base safety shutout|
|2016.04.28||Korean Prosports Association Subjective PR/Marketing Grand Prize winner|
|2016.04.23||Player Lee Dae-hyung is the 5th person in history to steal 10 bases for 12 consecutive years|
|2016.04.13||Player Lee Dae-hyung is 4th person in history to steal a total of 450 bases|
|2016.04.05||KBO home opening game initial mobile VR live broadcast|
|2016.03.27||’16 season start fan festival|
|2016.03.04||Spring camp finishes|
|2016.03.02||San Bernadino off-season training completes|
|2016.02.24||San Bernadino off-season training begins|
|2016.02.16||Tuscon off-season training completes|
|2016.01.18||Release of the kt wiz photo book|
|2016.01.16||Tuscon off-season training begins|
|2015.11.29||2015 kt wiz Fan Festival|
|2015.10.05||The 2015 regular league closes
Ties for the most number of wins for a new team in the KBO, with 52 wins.
|2015.08.27||Set the largest crowd record as a newly-established club|
|2015.08.19||Jang Sung-Ho reaches his 2100th hit.
(giving him the second highest number of hits in the KBO)
|2015.08.01||kt wiz GiGA LTE Water Festival|
|2015.07.14||Defeated every team in the regular league|
|2015.05.23||First time to get a sold out stadium|
|2015.04.11||kt wiz’s first victory in the regular league|
|2015.03.31||Release of the first kt wiz fan book|
|2015.03.31||First home opening ceremony in the regular league for kt wiz, with a game against Samsung.|
|2015.03.28||First opening ceremony in the regular league for kt wiz, with a game against Lotte|
|2015.03.12||Suwon kt wiz Park opening ceremony|
|2015.03.06||Launch of the official baseball team app, known as wizzap|
|2015.01.16~03.04||2015 spring camp held in Miyazaki and Kagoshima Japan|
|2014.11.28||Completed draft picks in addition to 20 preserve players|
|2014.11.28||Recruitment of first free agent player|
|2014.10.16||Suwon Baseball Stadium officially becomes Suwon kt wiz Park|
|2014.10.05||Conduct final training|
|2014.09.02||2014 Futures League completion|
|2014.08.25||2015 second round draft pick|
|2014.06.30||2015 first round draft pick|
|2014.06.22||Recruitment of second foreign player (Andy Cisco)|
|2014.06.09||Priority draft picks for the year 2015|
|2014.04.08||First home game, (vs. SK)|
|2014.04.01||Futures League opening game (vs. Korean Police Baseball team)|
|2014.03.25||kt wiz kickoff event|
|2014.03.10||Taiwan off-season training completion|
|2014.02.16||Taiwan off-season training begins|
|2014.02.10||Tucson, Arizona off-season training completion|
|2014.02.01||kt wiz’s first practice game (vs. NC Dinos)|
|2014.01.20||Recruitment of first foreign player (Mike Rory)|
|2013.11.22||Second round draft picks|
|2013.11.20||Tucson, Arizona off-season training begins|
|2013.11.04||Club announces BI|
|2013.11.11||kt wiz Launch Ceremony|
|2013.10.19||Successful Applicants Selected|
|2013.10.17||MOU with Yeojoo 2nd Division Ballpark|
|2013.10.01||Training at Namhae|
|2013.08.26||Second Draft Nomination|
|2013.08.15||Suwon Baseball Stadium expansion and renovation|
|2013.08.02||Jo, Bum-Hyun Appointed as the First Coach|
|2013.07.08||First draft nomination|
|2013.06.17||First draft nomination|
|2013.05.22||Meeting with 6 Local Schools|
|2013.05.07||Official Team Name, 'kt wiz' Launched|
|2013.04.01||Establishment of Independent kt Sports|
|2013.03.25||Public Vote for Naming kt’s professional baseball Team|
|2013.01.17||KBO’s Approval for 'kt Professional Baseball Team' Foundation|
|2013.01.10||kt’s Presentation to become Country’s 10th Professional Baseball Team|
|2013.01.07||Application to become 10th Professional Baseball Team made to KBO|
|2012.12.24||Professional Baseball Team Foundation Committee Launched|
|2012.12.11||Approval of KBO Board of Directors for 10th Professional Baseball Team Foundation|
|2012.11.06||Press Conference and MOU with Gyeonggi-do & Suwon|