Hanwha's Kim Tae-kyun Wins All Star Home Run Contest

Hometown hero, Kim Tae-kyun, easily won the home run contest at the 2012 KBO All Star game.

DAEJON, South Korea - Hanwha Eagles Kim Tae-kyun easily won the 2012 Home Run contest at the KBO All Star game Saturday afternoon in Daejon.

Kim belted 14 homers, including 10 in a row, to easily win the title for the third time in his career. He also won in 2005when he hit five and 2007, when he hit nine.

Kim now ties Yang Joon-hyuk and Park Jae-hong as the only three time winners of the event.

Kim took home a 3,000,000 won prize for first place.

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