Lotte Drops Exhibition Finale With SK10 weeks 1 day ago
BUSAN, South Korea -- The SK Wyverns split the opening exhibition series with Lotte, earning a decisive 6-3 win at Sajik Stadium Sunday afternoon.
SK pounded out 12 hits and took advantage of three Giants errors to rally from a 1-0 deficit and score five runs in between the fifth and seventh innings. After Lotte cut the lead to 5-3 in the eighth, SK added an insurance run in the ninth to win their first game of the spring.
Choi Young-pil (1-0) notched his first win of the...
Giants Win Exhibition Opener10 weeks 2 days ago
BUSAN, South Korea -- The Lotte Giants opened their 2013 exhibition season with a 2-1 victory over the SK Wyverns at Sajik Stadium Saturday afternoon.
Lotte broke a scoreless tie with a two run seventh to take a 2-0 lead. SK managed to cut the lead in half in the eighth, but Choi Dae-sung easily shut down the SK hitters in the ninth to preserve the win. Kim Sung-bae (1-0) earned the win for Lotte.
SK managed 11 hits in the game, while Lotte only managed six in Kim Si-jin...
SK Wins Game 5 to Advance to KBO Finals30 weeks 12 hours ago
INCHEON, South Korea -- The SK Wyverns came back from a two games to one deficit to defeat the Lotte Giants and advance to the finals against Samsung with a 6-3 victory in the fifth and deciding game of the series.
After jumping out to a 3-0 lead in the second, SK responded with two runs in the bottom of the second before tying the game in the bottom of the fourth.
In the fifth, two costly errors allowed SK to take a two run lead,...
KBO Playoffs: SK Forces Fifth and Final Game30 weeks 2 days ago
BUSAN, South Korea -- The Lotte Giants failed to clinch the second round series this afternoon losing 2-1 to SK, who force a fifth and deciding game Monday night.
The Giants bats went cold against SK starter Mario Santiago who pitched six scoreless innings. The Giants fell behind 1-0 in the fifth on a Park Jae-sang double, and 2-0 in the seventh on a Choi Jeong single.
Hong Seung-hoon tried to rally the club in the ninth with a solo shot to cut the lead in half, but Lotte...
KBO Playoffs: Lotte Takes Game 3, Lead Series 2-130 weeks 3 days ago
BUSAN, South Korea -- The Lotte Giants are one win away from the KBO Finals after defeating SK 4-1.
Go Won-jun pitched 5 1/3 scoreless innings, allowing only three hits, while Lotte jumped out to an early 1-0 lead in the first on threee singles.
Lotte increased its lead to 4-0 in the third, and cruised to the victory led by Go, and solid relief from Kim Sung-bae and Kang Young-sik.
The Giants look to close out the series Saturday afternoon with Jin Myung-ho starting...
Giants Drop Two of Three to SK1 year 2 weeks ago
INCHEON, South Korea - The Lotte Giants only managed to score nine runs in three games this weekend, as the Giants lost two of three to the SK Wyverns.
SK's pitchers held Lotte to three runs each game, while offensively hitting six home runs.
On Friday night, Park Jae-hong's eight inning two run homer broke a 3-3 tie, as SK beat Lotte 5-3. Shane Youman (3-1) pitched seven innings while striking out 10 and allowing four runs. Lotte was lead by Son Ah-sub who went 3-4...
Preseason Baseball - Lotte Loses Spring Finale1 year 7 weeks ago
BUSAN, South Korea - The Lotte Giants finished off a disappointing spring season, losing their sixth game in a row, 9-2 to SK.
Ryan Sadowski (1-2) was tagged for four runs in six innings of work, most of the damage coming in a five run seventh inning for SK. He also struck out two, while giving up seven hits. Ahn Jung-gwan cracked a grand slam off of Lee Seung-ho in the seventh to break the game wide open.
Kim Ju-chan led Lotte with two hits.
Preseason Baseball - Lotte Loses Fifth Straight1 year 7 weeks ago
BUSAN, South Korea - The SK Wyverns scored three first inning runs, and held on to beat the Lotte Giants 3-2 Saturday afternoon.
Hong Seung-hoon hit a two run homer in the fourth to cut the lead to one, but Lotte only managed four hits off starter Park Jong-hoon (1-1) and Lee Jae-young and Jung Woo-ram held Lotte hitless over the last three innings.
Song Seung-joon (0-1) pitched six innings, giving up six hits, three runs while striking out six. Hong led Lotte batters going...