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Dodgers introduce lefty Hyun-jin Ryu

Updated: December 10, 2012, 9:08 PM ET
By Mark Saxon | ESPNLosAngeles.com

LOS ANGELES -- The Los Angeles Dodgers' newest pitcher, Hyun-jin Ryu, was explaining his desire to improve his English in order to talk to his new teammates when team co-owner Magic Johnson piped in with some advice for Ryu's interpreter.

"Just tell him to throw strikes and he'll communicate properly," Johnson said.

The Dodgers held a news conference to introduce Ryu on Monday, the day after signing him to a six-year, $36 million contract. The former Korean league star ...

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