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
On this week's episode we sit down with Andy Brown to discuss his art and baseball. We also talk about the big events of the last week in the KBO. You can check out Andy's work at andybrownisanartist.com, on Facebook at 'Andy Brown is an artist', or on Twitter @andybisanartist.
In this special, election day episode of the GrandslamKBO podcast we discuss the past week in the KBO and the stadiums around the country with returning guest Matthew Care.
In 2016, the Nexen Heroes moved into the Gocheok Dome after their dilapidated and largely unloved Mokdong Stadium was deemed not up to standard for the KBO. The Heroes enjoyed a Renaissance period in their final seasons at Mokdong, regularly making the playoffs after years of being the punchline in every joke. They transferred that… Continue reading Seoul Gocheok Dome. In pictures.
What is it? The Gocheok Dome eventually opened in 2015 after 7 grueling years featuring revised structural plans, spiraling costs, a lack of interest from Doosan Bears and LG Twins and a decision not to restrict the stadium's use to just amateur players. Nexen Heroes eventually moved in for the start of the 2016 season following months (years?) of… Continue reading Gocheok Sky Dome