‘RBI to Jurrusa’ Hell or high water…’150 hits for second straight year’ Ohtani smiles in the end, LA avoids third straight sweep

Shohei Ohtani of the Los Angeles Angels continued his hot streak, hitting safely in three straight games. However, after going back and forth between hell and heaven with the bases loaded, he was able to smile with his team’s win. Ohtani went 1-for-4 with a double, a home run, one RBI, one run scored and […]

“Woo-Seok Ko is a middle-inning bullpen arm who can handle the Cubs’ seventh inning” Curvis Grip “He’ll help out too”…Brother-in-law and brother-in-law play for the same team?

Go Woo-seok, a closing pitcher for the LG Twins of the KBO, would be a great fit for the Chicago Cubs, according to an American media outlet. In a recent article titled “4 Asian Players the Cubs Could Target This Offseason,” Fansided’s Kirby Gribb wrote, “If he can fill a Julian Merriweather-like role in the […]

Where 160km is all the rage, how Ryu Hyun-jin gets swinging strikes with a 104km curve. The ‘monster’ that’s even scarier because it’s slower.

In a major league where fastballs exceeding 100 miles per hour (about 161 kilometers per hour) are commonplace, he throws ultra-slow balls in the 100-kilometer-per-hour range. It’s like watching Yoo Hee-kwan (formerly of the Doosan Bears), a commentator who made a name for himself in the KBO with his “aesthetic of slowness. Toronto Blue Jays’ […]

‘The big pitcher is back’ KIA’s Yang Hyun-jong has QS in first-team return…KBO’s most dominant start ever

Hanwha Jeonseo’s 6th inning 2 run comeback Reporter Seo Jang-won = Returning KIA Tigers homegrown ace Yang Hyun-jong (35) pitched well in his comeback and got the win. Yang pitched six innings of five-hit, four-strikeout, two-run ball against the Hanwha Eagles in the 2023 Shinhan Bank SOL KBO League at KIA Champions Field in Gwangju […]