With the MLB’s shortened 60-game season now completed, three of the four Korean major leaguers are expected to appear in the postseason this year.
Kia Tigers' pitcher Aaron Brooks took to social media to thank his fans and fellow players in the KBO for their support for his son, who is recovering from injuries sustained in a recent auto accident.
Choo Shin-soo of the Texas Rangers was hoping for another strong season, but things are not working out in his favor. The Rangers announced on Wednesday that Choo will be added to the Rangers’ injured list (IL) after spraining his wrist.
After playing their first 15 matches of the season without a victory, Incheon United have now won two consecutive matches. Just like that, their hopes of avoiding relegation from K League 1 to the K League 2 next year are very much alive.
The reigning saves king in Korean baseball will likely miss the rest of this season with a shoulder injury. The SK Wyverns of the KBO announced Monday that reliever Ha Jae-hoon will be sidelined for two months with right shoulder pains.
The Korean football league said Tuesday that it is considering adjusting its 2020 regular season fixtures to avoid an overlap with Asia's top club football tournament in October.
Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors finally won a match in July, while Ulsan Hyundai FC stayed hot at the top of the K League 1 table over the weekend. Jeonbuk blanked FC Seoul 3-0 at home Sunday, with new Brazilian forward Gustavo scoring in his debut.
After months of uncertainty, the 2020 MLB season will finally begin on Thursday. Four months after the start of the season was officially postponed, the majors will return Thursday with a shortened 60-game format.
The LG Twins were the only club in the KBO to sweep their series this weekend, sending the Hanwha Eagles to an even-more distant 10th place in the standing. The Twins picked up a huge 8-0 win on Friday followed by a 3-1 and a 6-2 win on Sunday.
The view from the top is always nice, but Ulsan Hyundai FC understands there is still a lot of football left this season. Ulsan returned to first place in the K League 1 table following a 3-1 victory over Daegu FC on Sunday.