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GSKBO S2E9 – A game-changing moment for Korean baseball

10 years ago this summer, South Korea won the Olympic gold medal at men's baseball in Beijing and completely changed the perception of the sport in this country forever. MyKBO's Danny Kurtz shares his memories of the tournament, and discusses the players who went on to bigger things and, sadly, those who fell away. Matt… Continue reading GSKBO S2E9 – A game-changing moment for Korean baseball

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GSKBO S2E8 – Cork in the Wood

In this shortened episode, Matt is away and Brian is back. Brian gives a glimpse into the audio editing world, Andrew and Brian give their thoughts on why there are so many home runs so far this season, and they also get into LG Twins starter, Henry Sosa's success. If you haven’t already, subscribe to… Continue reading GSKBO S2E8 – Cork in the Wood

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GSKBO S2E7 – St. John in the Stadium

This week, Andrew and Matt ran into Thomas St. John at a game between kt wiz and Doosan Bears in Jamsil Stadium. So they did what any sane person would and recorded a podcast. In a week in which copyright has become a major talking point in the league, Thomas spoke owning the rights to… Continue reading GSKBO S2E7 – St. John in the Stadium

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GSKBO S2E6 – Brandon Knight

This week Matt catches up with former KBO pitcher and current Nexen Heroes coach Brandon Knight. They discuss Brandon's experiences of pitching in multiple leagues, his views on life in Korea, and what he is up to now. *Brandon Knight talking with starting pitcher Esmil Rogers (above) and has a meeting on the mound (below).… Continue reading GSKBO S2E6 – Brandon Knight

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Doosan Bears v KIA Tigers. In pictures and videos.

On April 20th 2018, the Seoul-based Doosan Bears and the Gwangju-based KIA Tigers met for the first time since the 2017 Korean Series. The Tigers, without a championship success in 8 years, needed just 5 games to dethrone the Bears, who were going for 3 straight Series wins. Last weekend, Doosan exerted some revenge, taking… Continue reading Doosan Bears v KIA Tigers. In pictures and videos.

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GSKBO S2E5 – Jaguar Seats

This week, Andrew and Brian have a chat about the excellent pitching duel in the Gocheok Sky Dome between the Nexen Heroes and NC Dinos. They also give their thoughts on the recent air quality issues in Korea and how they have affected KBO games. Finally, the LG Twins are stealing signs and they don't… Continue reading GSKBO S2E5 – Jaguar Seats

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Glorious Hanbat could soon be the last of the old KBO ballparks.

By the close of the 2nd inning on Thursday, the long suffering Hanwha Eagles fans were facing the prospect of a record being broken and, unusually for them, in their favour. They'd waited 2083 days to sweep the KIA Tigers, defending KBO champions. And they were doing it in style. Hector Noesi, KIA's 2 million… Continue reading Glorious Hanbat could soon be the last of the old KBO ballparks.

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GSKBO S2E4 – Hodges and McDaniel

This week Brian and Matt have a chat about Matt's recent article outlining the Lotte Giants' struggles. They also catch-up with Eric McDaniel a player and coach for the Seoul Journeymen, an Independent Baseball League team. Andrew joins the fun on the phone from Daejeon, where he witnessed a Kia Tigers thrashing, courtesy of the… Continue reading GSKBO S2E4 – Hodges and McDaniel

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A Look At What Is Going Wrong In Sajik

After the shortest preseason in KBO history. the Lotte Giants kicked off their 2018 campaign with a 7 game losing streak that marked the team's worst start to a season in franchise history. Over the first 14 games of the season, the Giants have continued a run of poor play that has seen them pick… Continue reading A Look At What Is Going Wrong In Sajik

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Lee KwangKwon On The Yongin Stealth Independent Team Tryout

Independent baseball in Korea is an opportunity for players who didn't make the cut in the KBO or Futures leagues to develop their game and attempt to make their way into the big leagues. While there are a number of amateur leagues contested at various skill levels, the Korean Independent Baseball Association (KIBA) currently administers… Continue reading Lee KwangKwon On The Yongin Stealth Independent Team Tryout