Lotte Swept by KIA in Rain Shortened Series10 weeks 2 days ago
BUSAN, South Korea -- The Lotte Giants came back to earth after a terrific 5-0 start to the season, losing both games to KIA to drop to second in the standings after the first full weekend of games to the young season.
Sohn Ah-seop continued his torrid start to the season with his first homerun, a solo shot in the sixth, and also had two more hits but it wasn't enough as the Giants fell 3-1 to KIA on Sunday. Shane Youman (1-1) lost in the pitching battle of former major leaguers as Seo Jae-...
Lotte Sweeps KIA at Home1 year 4 weeks ago
BUSAN, South Korea - The Lotte Giants got back on track this weekend, sweeping all three games against the KIA Tigers at home.
Lotte hung on in the ninth to beat KIA 5-4 in the opener, led by Park Joon-suh’s three for three game at the plate with an RBI. Lotte almost blew Lee Yong-hoon’’s (5-0) fifth win, but Kim Sa-yeol finished off the game for his ninth save.
Saturday saw an easier time for the Giants as Park Joon-suh hit a solo shot, and Kang Min-ho hit a...
Lotte Wins Lone Game of KIA Series1 year 8 weeks ago
GWANGJU, South Korea - The Lotte Giants finished the week on top of the standings, despite two games being postponed by the terrible rains that hit the peninsula this weekend.
Friday nights game was the only one that managed to play, with Lotte taking the game 11-7. The Giants pounded 16 hits and managed to survive some early struggles from starter Ryan Sadowski. Sadowski lasted only 4 1/3 innings, as his early season struggles with control hit once again, allowing five hits and nine walks, while...
Preseason Baseball - Lotte Loses Second in a Row1 year 12 weeks ago
BUSAN, South Korea - The Lotte Giants record dropped to 2-3 today, with a rain shortened 5-2 loss to the KIA Tigers.
Go Won-joon (0-1) pitched the entire five innings for Lotte, giving up five runs on nine hits, while striking out two. He gave up two solo home runs in the fourth and fifth inning to Hong Jae-ho and Shin Jong-gil.
Lotte was led by Moon Kyu-hun who had both RBIs and Park Jong-yoon who went 2-2 at the plate.
Park Kyung-tae picked up the victory for...