KBO preseason begins March 9Korea’s top baseball league yesterday announced the preseason will kick off March 9.
The nine teams of the Korea Baseball Organization (KBO) will each play 12 games through March 24. For the 2013 season, the KBO will welcome the NC Dinos, the first expansion team since 1991.
All games will start at 1 p.m., the KBO said. Rained out games will be not rescheduled. Also, there will be no extra innings. The regular season begin March 30.
Korea won the gold medal at the 2008 Beijing Olympics and finished runner-up at the 2009 World Baseball Classic (WBC). This year’s WBC is set for March 2-19. Yonhap