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
This week we focus on the record number of home runs so far in the league, especially over in Incheon. There's also something on kt's surprisingly good start to 2018. Matt is still optimistic but starting to stock up on chicken, so we take a look at Lotte's poor form, and what they can do… Continue reading GSKBO S2E3 – Dear Leader Danny K
MyKBO.net founder Danny Kurtz joined Brian Richards and Andrew Farrell to chat about the slow burning free agent market, foreign players joining or re-signing in the KBO, and a quick word on the abundance of celebrity weddings in the post-season. This recording took place a couple of days before LG Twins swooped to capture former… Continue reading GSKBO Episode 34 – Danny Kurtz
The semi-playoffs is finished and the Lotte Giants are eliminated. Now we look ahead to the playoff series between the NC Dinos and the Doosan Bears. MyKBO.net founder Danny Kurtz also joins us to give us his thoughts. We then finish up by discussing some of the latest news in the KBO. Don’t forget to… Continue reading GrandslamKBO Podcast Episode 29 – Playoff Special II with Danny Kurtz
"Junior (Lee Jeong Hoo), he's good. Watching him is pretty special....he's not just hitting bad pitchers, he's hitting the best guys that are out there." Nexen Heroes star Jake Brigham is considered one of the very few impressive mid-season pick ups in KBO history. The pitcher joins us this week to discuss the brilliance of… Continue reading GrandslamKBO Podcast Episode 23 – Jake Brigham & Danny Kurtz
On this week's episode, we are joined by the founder of mykbo.net Danny Kurtz to discuss what inspired him to create the site, what he's up to now, and what's going on in the KBO. Don't forget to subscribe and rate us on iTunes!
The last time Kim Sehyeon wore the Nexen Heroes uniform was on a hot and humid Wednesday night in Jamsil. The KBO 2016 save leader was summoned to close out a 3-1 lead in the bottom of the 9th against the LG Twins. Andy Van Hekken had put Nexen within touching distance of a series… Continue reading A KBO trade on a Monday morning as the Tigers go in search of a reliable bullpen arm.
Now that the 2017 All Star break is over, we can look forward to the second half of what has been an enthralling season so far. The Kia Tigers defied the critics by marching to the summit and then staying there. Doosan Bears, back-to-back champions, have been stuck in 3rd gear but remain a decent… Continue reading The 2017 Korean Series champions are…..?