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Pirates' Kang Jung-ho belts third homer of season

Kang Jung-ho of the Pittsburgh Pirates belted his third home run of the season against the Cincinnati Reds on Wednesday (local time), in just his fifth game back from serious leg injuries sustained l...

Updated : 2016.05.12 13:56

Batting cleanup is 'dream come true' for emerging slugger

After five years in the baseball netherworld, Kim Jae-hwan of the Doosan Bears is finally enjoying a breakout season. The 27-year-old is batting cleanup for the best team in the Korea Baseball Organ...

Updated : 2016.05.12 13:52

Veteran southpaw bothered by overuse controversy

For the second straight Korea Baseball Organization (KBO) season, the Hanwha Eagles' left-hander Kwon Hyuk finds himself on the fine line between dedication and overuse. A year after leading all KBO...

Updated : 2016.05.12 11:58

Struggling Korean infielder designated for assignment by Angels

Struggling South Korean infielder Choi Ji-man was designated for assignment by the Los Angeles Angels on Wednesday (local time). The Angels said they moved him off their 40-man roster to make room f...

Updated : 2016.05.12 10:36

Two best KBO clubs going in opposite directions in May

With the first week of May in the books in the Korea Baseball Organization (KBO), the top two clubs in the standings are moving in opposite directions. The Doosan Bears, the defending champs, are in...

Updated : 2016.05.09 13:17

Kang Jung-ho homers twice in season debut for Pirates

Kang Jung-ho of the Pittsburgh Pirates homered twice in his season debut Friday (local time), punctuating a return from devastating knee injuries he suffered last fall. Kang blasted a two-run shot t...

Updated : 2016.05.07 15:44

Twins' Park Byung-ho hits first big league triple

Park Byung-ho of the Minnesota Twins hit the first triple of his major league career Monday against the Houston Astros. Park touched the reigning American League Cy Young Award winner Dallas Keuchel...

Updated : 2016.05.03 16:42

Twins' Park Byung-ho records first hit with men in scoring position

Park Byung-ho of the Minnesota Twins got his first hit with a runner in scoring position Sunday at home against the Detroit Tigers. Park went 1-for-3 with an RBI and a walk, as the Twins lost 6-5 at...

Updated : 2016.05.02 11:46

Orioles' Kim Hyun-soo records 1st double in three-hit game

Kim Hyun-soo of the Baltimore Orioles picked up his first major league double as part of a three-hit game at home Saturday. Batting ninth and playing left field, Kim went 3-for-4 with a double and a...

Updated : 2016.05.01 14:16

Orioles' Kim Hyung-soo delivers pinch-hit single

Kim Hyun-soo of the Baltimore Orioles delivered a pinch-hit single against the Chicago White Sox at home Thursday. Kim came off the bench with a man on first and one out in the bottom eighth, replac...

Updated : 2016.04.29 15:26

Korea lifts ban on ballpark beer vendors

South Korea's tax office has decided to lift a controversial ban on beer vendors at baseball stadiums, officials said Thursday, apparently giving into an outcry from angry fans. Starting Monday, "be...

Updated : 2016.04.21 11:31

Scoreless innings streak snapped for Cardinals' Oh Seung-hwan

Oh Seung-hwan of the St. Louis Cardinals gave up his first two runs of the season Wednesday against the Chicago Cubs. The South Korean right-hander saw his scoreless innings streak snapped at eight ...

Updated : 2016.04.21 11:31

Ex-manager predicts more MLB success for Twins' Park Byung-ho

The former manager for Minnesota Twins' Park Byung-ho is predicting even bigger things to come for the South Korean slugger once he starts getting around on major league fastballs. Yeom Kyung-yup of...

Updated : 2016.04.20 11:47

Twins' Park Byung-ho homers for 2nd straight day

Minnesota Twins' South Korean slugger Park Byung-ho homered for the second straight day on Tuesday in Minneapolis. Park launched a solo shot to left in the bottom of the eighth against the Milwaukee...

Updated : 2016.04.20 11:27

No decision yet on Korea's hosting of World Baseball Classic games: MLB

No decision has been reached on whether South Korea will host World Baseball Classic games next year, despite a recent statement by an American broadcaster, a senior Major League Baseball (MLB) offic...

Updated : 2016.04.20 11:21