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GSKBO S2E17 – Kerry Maher

This week Brian and Andrew went to a love motel in Seoul to meet up with Lotte Giants' star fan Kerry Maher. They discussed what keeps Kerry motivated to go to so many games and how he feels about the Giants recent struggles. If you haven’t already, subscribe to the podcast on iTunes and our… Continue reading GSKBO S2E17 – Kerry Maher

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GSKBO S2E16 – Josh Lindblom

On episode 16, Andrew went to Jamsil Baseball Stadium to meet Doosan Bears starter Josh Lindblom. They talked about battling this insane heat, being a KBO All Star and pitching to two of the best catchers the league has ever seen, Kang Min-ho and Yang Eui-Ji. Andrew also sat down with Brian and about 200… Continue reading GSKBO S2E16 – Josh Lindblom

An Chi-hong, Analysis, Andrew Farrell, Bullpen, Doosan Bears, Hanwha Eagles, KIA Tigers, Korean Series, KT Wiz, LG Twins, Lotte Giants, MLB, NC Dinos, Nexen Heroes, Pitching, Play-offs, Samsung Lions, SK Wyverns, Uncategorized, Yoon Suk Min

3 big questions in the second half of the season.

All-Star is over and now the leagues hurtles towards the conclusion of the reg.......wait! No, there's another break in mid August for almost 3 weeks as the 2018 Asia Games get underway in Indonesia. So, we could effectively break this season down into 3 parts. Pre All Star; Pre Asia Games; Post Asia Games. In… Continue reading 3 big questions in the second half of the season.

An Chi-hong, Andrew Farrell, Bullpen, Choi Heong-woo, Draft picks, Eric Hacker, Experience, Injury, KBO All-Star Game, KIA Tigers, Korean Series, Lee Beom-ho, Lotte Giants, Na Ji-hwan, Pat Dean, Pitching, Play-offs, Roger Bernardina, Stolen bases, Uncategorized, Yang Hyun-jeong

Defending champions slipping away as the top 5 pull clear

The KIA Tigers are, on-form, the worst team in Korean baseball going into the All Star break. A 5 game losing streak is bad enough, but having the last-placed NC Dinos sweep you midweek makes it so much worse. KIA are the defending champions, but sit 6th in the table, 3 games back from Nexen… Continue reading Defending champions slipping away as the top 5 pull clear

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They came to play baseball: #1 Philip Humber.

He swung! Pierzynski! He's gotta throw it down! It's a perfect day for Philip Humber. On the 21st of April, 2012 in Seattle. The 20th perfect game in regular season history.....How about that? https://youtu.be/BCqryvXZ9YA   The greatest moment of Philip Humber's career occurred at Safeco Field, Seattle, during the Chicago White Sox' 5-0 win over… Continue reading They came to play baseball: #1 Philip Humber.

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GSKBO S2E15 – All Star

The crew is back together (on Skype) just in time for the All Star break. We discuss the selections for the All Star game, the potential for a ridiculously long season this year, and we round-out the show with some news updates...including the World Cup (It's coming home?) If you haven’t already, subscribe to the… Continue reading GSKBO S2E15 – All Star

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GSKBO S2E14 – Friday Night Lights

Matt is away being social, so Brian and Andrew have a chat outside of Jamsil Stadium to discuss Doosan's recent acquisition of Scott Van Slyke, the upcoming Asian Games, and what's going on with the World Cup. If you haven’t already, subscribe to the podcast on iTunes and our YouTube channel. We should have new… Continue reading GSKBO S2E14 – Friday Night Lights

Analysis, Andrew Farrell, Doosan Bears, Dustin Nippert, Eric Hacker, Errors, Hanwha Eagles, Home runs, Jake Brigham, KIA Tigers, Korean baseball, KT Wiz, Lee Jong-hoo, LG Twins, Lotte Giants, Management, NC Dinos, Nexen Heroes, Pitching, Play-offs, Predictions, Ryan Feierabend, Samsung Lions, Seo Geon-chang, SK Wyverns, Uncategorized

GSKBO’s half term report. Part 2: The rest.

This is part 2 of GSKBO's half term report. Now we look at the teams sitting outside the play-offs and offer our own verdict on how their season has gone. There is still a long way to go and as Doosan Bears showed in 2017, it doesn't matter how far back you are at this… Continue reading GSKBO’s half term report. Part 2: The rest.

An Chi-hong, Andrew Farrell, Bullpen, Choi Jeong, Doosan Bears, Hanwha Eagles, Henry Sosa, Home runs, Im Ki-yong, Jared Hoying, Josh Lindblom, KBO All-Star Game, KIA Tigers, Korean baseball, Korean Series, KT Wiz, LG Twins, Lotte Giants, Mykbo.net, NC Dinos, Pitching, Play-offs, Predictions, Samsung Lions, SK Wyverns, SK Wyverns Home Run Brigade, Uncategorized, Win Percentage, Yang Hyun-jeong, Yoon Suk Min

GSKBO’s half-term report. Part 1: The play-off teams.

The Korean baseball season, which runs from the end of March to either late October or early November (depending on rain outs), is a 144-game season. Last week, at different times, every one of the 10 league clubs arrived at the half-way point of their season; game 72. In reality, it doesn't quite feel like… Continue reading GSKBO’s half-term report. Part 1: The play-off teams.

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GSKBO S2E13 – Jake Brigham’s Burgundy Revolution

This week Brian, Andrew, and Matt sit down together to dicuss Lotte's recent play, Esmil Roger's surprise release, and some of the best food options for Korean baseball. Nexen Heroes starter Jake Brigham returns to the podcast to give his thoughts on recent happenings in Korea and how the Heroes are doing thus far. If… Continue reading GSKBO S2E13 – Jake Brigham’s Burgundy Revolution