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Korean pitcher suspended and given 120 hours of community service for nearly beaning his opponent on an awful pick-off attempt

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Korean baseball pitcher Lim Chang-yong of the Kia Tigers paid the price for an awful pick-off attempt during a Korea Baseball Organization game.

Lim was on the mound with Oh Jae-won of the Doosan Bears on second. Oh's lead off of second grew a little too big for Lim's liking, so he fired a pick-off attempt toward second base.

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However, nobody on the Tigers was on second, and Lim's throw missed wildly, nearly smacking Oh in the head before hurtling into the outfield. Luckily, Oh ducked out of the way.

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The attempt was so bad that, according to ESPN's Elizabeth Baugh, Lim was suspended for three games and forced to do 120 hours of community service.

Here's a better angle of where, exactly, Lim was throwing.

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Afterward, Oh looked startled by nearly being decapitated.

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The two met on the mound with the umpires, but despite the smile, Oh didn't appear pleased with Lim.

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It's unclear if Lim's throw was malicious or simply poorly executed, but he paid the price regardless.

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