Tag: KBO

NC Dinos celebrate a win over the Kia Tigers in the KBO (Image: AP)

KBO Odds: NC Dinos and Doosan Bears Korean Series Favorites

Over in the Korean Baseball League (KBO), the NC Dinos (+275 odds) and Doosan Bears (+375) are the top two favorites to win the Korean Series championship, according to a recent update by CircaSports. The defending champion Bears will attempt to notch back-to-back titles while the Dinos are on a […]

Choi Jun-seok, power hitter for the Lotte Giants, flips his bat after a home run in a 2015 KBO game. (Image: Jean Chung/New York Times)

Korean Baseball (KBO) Bat Flips After Home Runs

Pro baseball in Korea, known as the Korean Baseball Organization (KBO), has always been known for its flashy players when it comes to bat flips after home runs. In Korea, it’s not frowned upon to flip your bat (“ppa-dun”) after a home run. In fact, bat flips are the norm […]