Is San Diego Padres star Ha Seong Kim dating Taylor Swift?
On September 15, San Diego-based sports writer Al Scott tweeted that Ha Seong Kim and international pop star Taylor Swift were “Quietly hanging out.”
BREAKING: Singer Taylor Swift and Padres infielder Ha-Seong Kim have been ‘quietly hanging out,’ per multiple sources. pic.twitter.com/KyZ0HTxSSr
— Al Scott (@AlScott1998) September 14, 2023
The tweet immediately went viral, with many fans weighing in on the tweet.
I knew it
— jameson (fractional IR + fundraising) (@beingjameson) September 14, 2023
She breaks his heart, I swear to god…
— R. Friar (@RadioFriar) September 14, 2023
Good luck dude. You're going to be in a song! Lol. …And not in a good way!
— Dr. Lanier Frush Holt (@ohsolanier2) September 14, 2023
His new name is gonna be She-Sangabout Kim when they break up…
— Chas’ ‘Naner Pudding (@Itweetnada) September 15, 2023
News of the tweet also went viral in Korea, where many were left scratching their heads.
아니 누가 카톡으로 뜬금없이 테일러 스위프트랑 김하성 사귄다는 소리하고 있네;;;;;;;;;;;;
— 돌아온 탕아 (@tanga_comeback) September 15, 2023
Someone suddenly messaged me that Ha Seong Kim and Taylor Swift were dating…
테일러 스위프트 김하성 열애설.jpghttps://t.co/0lMIOM1L1S
— tttv8771 (@tttv8771) September 15, 2023
Taylor Swift and Ha Seong Kim’s dating rumor.
김하성 과 테일러 스위프트 라니… ㅎ https://t.co/Ncl3aqK4mz
— 마법에 걸린 사냥꾼 (@SSEUNGHO) September 15, 2023
Ha Seong Kim and Taylor Swift?… LOL.
So, is Taylor Swift dating Ha Seong Kim? Most likely not.
It seems the sports writer was poking fun at a previous dating rumor involving Taylor Swift and Kansas City Chief‘s tight end Travis Kelce, who was earlier reported to be “Quietly hanging out.”
— New York Post (@nypost) September 13, 2023
Since the report, Twitter users have alleged that Taylor Swift has been quietly hanging out with others — including themselves.
BREAKING: Singer Taylor Swift and Twitter’s weasel BLOOD Mang have been ‘quietly hanging out,’ per multiple sources. pic.twitter.com/hntpRdBsKN
— (@blood_mang) September 15, 2023
— Matt Kaupinis (@Mattisfaction56) September 15, 2023
BREAKING: Baseball Team Lotte giants and KBO League Winner Trophy have been ‘quietly hanging out,’ per multiple sources. pic.twitter.com/EWzyTUC3Eb
— 튀김 (@tempura_o3o) September 15, 2023
— UNC Barstool (@UNCBarstool) September 15, 2023
It seems this “Love Story” is nothing more than an internet joke.