Giants Drop Second in a Row14 weeks 11 hours ago
BUSAN, South Korea -- Lotte starter Lee Jae-gon was tagged for solo homeruns in the second and third innings as the Giants fell to Nexen 4-2 at home Tuesday afternoon.
Lee Seung-yeol hit a solo shot in the second and Lee Taek-geun hit one in the third, as Lee pitched five innings, giving up five hits while striking out two.
Lotte tied the game in the bottom of the fifth on RBIs from Yong Duk-han and Cho Seung-hwan, but Lotte gave up a run in the eighth off loser Lee...
NC Dinos Rally Late to Beat Nexen 7-414 weeks 2 days ago
MASAN, South Korea -- The NC Dinos pounded out 14 hits to win their first exhibition game of the year, defeating Nexen 7-4 at the Masan Baseball Stadium.
The bottom of the lineup came up big for NC, as Kim Tae-geun went 2-3 with three RBIs and Lee Hyung-gon went 3-3.
Charlie Shirek pitched four innings for NC, allowing four hits and one earned run while striking out three. Lee Hyun-bum (1-0) pitched two innings of relief for the win, giving up one earned run, a...
Lotte Splits Series With Nexen1 year 1 day ago
MOKDONG, South Kroea - The Lotte Giants won, lost and tied games in their three game weekend series in Mokdong over the weekend.
Nexen finished out the series by winning Sunday's game on a walk-off single to take the finale 4-3. After seven strong innings from Song Seung-joon, Lotte reliever Lee Seung-ho (1-1) got in trouble in the bottom of the ninth and allowed Jang Gi-young to drive in the winning run.
On Saturday, Ryan Sadowski gave up a two run shot in the bottom of...
Lotte Lose Finale, But Take Two of Three From Nexen1 year 2 weeks ago
BUSAN, South Korea - The Lotte Giants finished off the week on a losing note, but still took two of the three games at home versus Nexen this weekend at Sajik Stadium.
On Friday night, Sohn Ah-seop hit his first homer of the year as the Giants scored seven runs early to beat Nexen 7-3. Starter Ryan Sadowski could only make it through three innings, giving up three runs and three hits, while reliever Lee Seung-ho (1-0) picked up his first win of the year.
On Saturday, Shane...
Giants Swept at Home By Nexen1 year 4 weeks ago
BUSAN, South Korea - The Lotte Giants had a horrible homestand this week, getting swept by Nexen and looking awful while doing it. The Giants were outscored 26 - 3 in the series, and were blown out in every game.
Ryan Sadowski’s (0-2) struggles continued as he is nursing a stomach virus, and was rocked for six runs and two homers in four innings in the opener as the Giants lost 9-2. Son Ah-seop was the lone bright spot going 3-4 at the plate.
Things didn’t get much...
Preseason Baseball - Lotte Drops Fourth In a Row1 year 11 weeks ago
BUSAN, South Korea - The Lotte Giants fell to 3-7 in spring exhibition games, as the Nexen Hereos roughed up eight Lotte pitchers for 12 hits in a 8-4 win at Sajik Stadium.
Starting pitcher Kim Su-wan (1-1) gave up eight hits in four innings of work, including a two run homer in the first to Lee Taek-geun, as Nexen erased an early 2-1 Lotte lead. Park Byung-ho later added two solo shots in the seventh and the ninth for Nexen.
Moon Kyu-hyun hit a solo shot in the fourth...