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Rangers' Choo Shin-soo hits 4th leadoff homer of season

Choo Shin-soo of the Texas Rangers isn't wasting much time these days putting his club on the board. The Korean outfielder belted a leadoff home run against the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park in Bost...

Updated : 2016.07.06 10:05

[Newsmaker] Pirates' Kang Jung-ho faces sexual assault probe in Chicago

Kang Jung-ho, Korean infielder for the Pittsburgh Pirates, is being investigated over a sexual assault allegation that emerged in Chicago, a U.S. newspaper said. Citing a police spokesman, the Chica...

Updated : 2016.07.06 09:30

Dodgers' Ryu Hyun-jin to return from shoulder surgery this week

Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Ryu Hyun-jin will return to the big leagues this week after recovering from shoulder surgery, his manager announced Monday. Before the Dodgers opened a three-game series ...

Updated : 2016.07.05 09:47

Lotte Giants fined for ex-player's doping

A Korean baseball club was fined Monday following a positive drug test by its former player. The Korea Baseball Organization fined the Lotte Giants 10 million won (US$8,730) for their inadequate pla...

Updated : 2016.07.04 18:00

Ex-big leaguer Jim Adduci fails doping test

A former major leaguer playing in the top South Korean league has failed a doping test. The Lotte Giants in the Korea Baseball Organization announced Thursday outfielder Jim Adduci tested positive f...

Updated : 2016.07.01 11:27

Ex-major league pitcher tosses no-hitter in Korea

Former major league pitcher Michael Bowden threw a no-hitter in the top South Korean league Thursday. The right-hander for the Doosan Bears tossed the 13th no-hitter in the Korea Baseball Organizati...

Updated : 2016.07.01 11:24

Cardinals' Oh Seung-hwan shaky for 2nd straight outing

Oh Seung-hwan of the St. Louis Cardinals gave up an unearned run while committing an error in his latest relief appearance. The Korean right-hander barely avoided picking up his first major league l...

Updated : 2016.06.30 15:48

Orioles' Kim Hyun-soo hits 2nd home run of season

Kim Hyun-soo of the Baltimore Orioles hit his second home run of the season, the first time he's gone deep in a month. The Korean outfielder launched a two-run shot to right field off Erik Johnson o...

Updated : 2016.06.29 15:02

Dodgers' Ryu Hyun-jin has rehab start interrupted by rain

Ryu Hyun-jin of the Los Angeles Dodgers had his minor league rehab start in Oklahoma on Tuesday (local time) interrupted by rain. Pitching for the Triple-A Oklahoma City Dodgers against the Iowa Cub...

Updated : 2016.06.29 10:09

Rangers' Choo Shin-soo enjoys first 3-hit game of season

Choo Shin-soo of the Texas Rangers enjoyed his first three-hit game of the season. The Korean outfielder went 3-for-4 with two runs scored, as the Rangers defeated the Boston Red Sox 6-2 at Globe Li...

Updated : 2016.06.27 10:39

Baseball club on verge of releasing ex-big league pitcher

Korean baseball club Hanwha Eagles said Friday they've asked the league office to place former big leaguer pitcher Esmil Rogers on waivers in the aftermath of a fiasco surrounding his injury status. ...

Updated : 2016.06.24 13:14

Dodgers' Ryu Hyun-jin roughed up in minor league rehab start

Ryu Hyun-jin of the Los Angeles Dodgers got roughed up in his latest minor league rehab start. Pitching for Triple-A Oklahoma City Dodgers against the Round Rock Express, the left-hander was touched...

Updated : 2016.06.24 13:08

Twins' Park Byung-ho falls to Mendoza Line after hitless day

Park Byung-ho of the Minnesota Twins fell to the dreaded Mendoza Line, after his second straight hitless day at the plate. Park went 0-for-3 with two strikeouts against the Philadelphia Phillies in ...

Updated : 2016.06.24 10:05

Pirates' Kang Jung-ho, Rangers' Choo Shin-soo go yard

Kang Jung-ho of the Pittsburgh Pirates and Choo Shin-soo of the Texas Rangers both homered in the majors, while other South Koreans also picked up base hits. Kang hit his 10th home run of 2016 off S...

Updated : 2016.06.23 13:37

Mariners' Lee Dae-ho knocks in 3 to end mini slump

Lee Dae-ho of the Seattle Mariners broke out of his mini slump with a big day at the plate. The South Korean slugger went 2-for-3 with three RBIs and a run scored, as the Mariners beat the Tampa Bay...

Updated : 2016.06.17 10:02