The KT Wiz extended their lead at the top of the KBO over the weekend, sweeping a two-game series against the LG Twins to sit four games clear in first place.
The KBO returns Tuesday after a month-long break for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.
The LG Twins, or at least those members of the LG Twins not considered good enough to play for the Korean national baseball team, on Saturday held the Korean national baseball team to a 2-2 tie at Gocheok Sky Dome in western Seoul.
The KT Wiz held on to the top spot in the KBO after another week of action, riding an eight-game hitting streak to the biggest lead the league has seen this season.
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 reclaimed a narrow lead at the top of the KBO over the weekend, with competition remaining unusually tight with just three weeks to go before the Olympic break.
Breaking out the brooms is becoming increasingly important in the KBO, with the top teams packed so closely together that a sweep a week often decides who takes the top spot.
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 took the lead in the KBO over the weekend, winning all three games against the LG Twins to knock the Seoul club from second to sixth in three days.