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
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.
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
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.
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
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
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
On Thursday, March 29 the KIBA (Korean Independent Baseball Association) Dream League (KDL) celebrated the league's opening day with a double header at Seoul's Mokdong Baseball Stadium. The day game featured the Seoul Journeyman against Yeoncheon Miracle, while the Paju Challengers took on Uijeongbu Shinhan University in the night game. Both games were televised on… Continue reading A Look At The 2018 KIBA Dream League
This week we discuss the recent drama surround Nexen Heroes starter Esmil Rogers, look back at the action during the 1st week, and Matt joins us on the phone to discuss the independent baseball league in Korea. Don't forget to subscribe on iTunes and check us out on YouTube, Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. You can… Continue reading GSKBO Season 2 Episode 2 – Independence
GrandslamKBO is back for our second season covering the KBO! In this preseason episode we take a look at the fixtures and their starters for this opening weekend. We also discuss the changes teams have made, both free-agency and the new foreign players, and how they might have an effect. Finally, Brian, Andrew, and Matt… Continue reading GSKBO Season 2 Episode 1 – KBO Season Preview