The KBO's overall rookie draft was held on Monday at Blue Square in Yongsan, central Seoul, with 100 new players named to the 10 KBO clubs.
The Lotte Giants will be playing without manager Larry Sutton for the next two weeks, as the U.S. skipper has been forced to quarantine after his children tested positive for Covid-19.
The KT Wiz have risen to the top of the KBO pile after another week of action that saw the SSG Landers tumble down to fourth place while the Kiwoom Heroes drop away from the tightly-contested top six and closer to the trailing bottom three.
The SSG Landers held on to an increasingly narrow lead in the KBO after another week of baseball, with just two games now separating the top six teams.
The SSG Landers held on to the No. 1 spot after another week of KBO action, taking a two-game lead in the unusually tight competition.
The KBO’s 10 teams begin their 144-game race to the pennant on Saturday. Here's the Korea JoongAng Daily's take on where each team stands as the season begins.
If spring training really mattered, the Hanwha Eagles would be pretty happy right now. After finishing their exhibition game schedule, the Eagles are sitting at the top of the spring training table with six wins and one loss.
Another year, another KBO season, another announcement that the Eagles are going to turn things around and rebuild. But things are different this year, as the Eagles have granted streaming service Watcha full access to film the restructuring process.
At first glance, it may seem as though Johnny Washington is walking into an unenviable situation as he prepares to take over as the new hitting coach of the Hanwha Eagles.