The Lotte Giants on Wednesday signed free agent infielder No Jin-hyuk on a four-year deal worth 5 billion won ($3.7 million).
The Lotte Giants on Monday signed free agent catcher Yoo Kang-nam on a four-year deal worth 8 billion won ($6 million).
The Lotte Giants have failed to advance to the postseason for a fifth consecutive season, dropping out of the race on Monday and leaving veteran slugger Lee Dae-ho to retire without a shot at his Korean Series dreams.
Kerry Maher, the Lotte Giants superfan known as Sajik Grandfather, died Tuesday at 68 years old.
The Lotte Giants on Tuesday announced the return of former ace Dan Straily for $400,000 after waiving Glenn Sparkman on Sunday.
Lotte Giants fans staged a protest outside Lotte World Tower in Jamsil, southern Seoul on Wednesday, calling on the company to invest in improving the Lotte Giants just days after the Busan club suffered the biggest loss in KBO history.
A week's worth of baseball news came in a single day on Sunday as the Kia Tigers took the biggest win in KBO history, forcing the Lotte Giants to take the biggest loss ever, and the Samsung Lions finally snapped a painful 13-game losing streak.
The Lotte Giants on Wednesday announced the signing of former major league outfielder Zach Reks for $310,000 after waiving KBO rookie DJ Peters a day earlier.
The Lotte Giants on Monday announced that they were placing outfielder DJ Peters on waivers, parting ways with the KBO rookie after he failed to live up to defensive expectations.
"We need to be better," Lotte manager Larry Sutton shouted as he was ejected on Wednesday, summing up a night when controversial calls and bizarre plays saw confusion reign across the KBO.