Name
Korean KBO League

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Established
1982 (42 years old)

First Recorded Event
2012-03-17

Current Season
2024

Sport
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Location
South Korea

Gender
Male

TV Rights
US - Naver TV [2021]

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24/07 Lotte Giants home team badge - Away Team Badge LG Twins
24/07 KT Wiz home team badge5 - 3Away Team Badge SSG Landers
24/07 Kia Tigers home team badge7 - 0Away Team Badge NC Dinos
24/07 Hanwha Eagle home team badge3 - 2Away Team Badge Samsung Lion
24/07 Doosan Bears home team badge7 - 4Away Team Badge Kiwoom Heroe
25/07 Doosan Bears home team badge - Away Team Badge Kiwoom Heroe
25/07 Hanwha Eagle home team badge - Away Team Badge Samsung Lion
25/07 Kia Tigers home team badge - Away Team Badge NC Dinos
25/07 KT Wiz home team badge - Away Team Badge SSG Landers
25/07 Lotte Giants home team badge - Away Team Badge LG Twins

Results
23/07 Lotte Giants home team badge 1 - 2home team badge LG Twins
23/07 KT Wiz home team badge P - P home team badge SSG Landers
23/07 Kia Tigers home team badge 8 - 1home team badge NC Dinos
23/07 Hanwha Eagle home team badge 6 - 5home team badge Samsung Lion
23/07 Doosan Bears home team badge 6 - 3home team badge Kiwoom Heroe
21/07 KT Wiz home team badge 2 - 8home team badge NC Dinos
21/07 LG Twins home team badge 6 - 3home team badge Doosan Bears
21/07 Hanwha Eagle home team badge 7 - 8home team badge Kia Tigers
21/07 SSG Landers home team badge 2 - 7home team badge Kiwoom Heroe
21/07 Samsung Lion home team badge 6 - 5home team badge Lotte Giants

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The KBO League (Korean: KBO 리그), officially as Shinhan Bank SOL KBO League for sponsorship, is the highest level league of baseball in South Korea. The KBO League was founded with six franchises in 1982, and has expanded to ten franchises. The KBO League is the most popular sports league in South Korea. The Kia Tigers are the most successful team, having won 11 out of the 38 championships.

In comparison with American Major League Baseball, ESPN reports that the KBO level of play "appears to be somewhere between Double-A and Triple-A, on average, though the best players are more likely to be MLB-quality than your typical Double-A league." Historically, the KBO is known for its vocal and exuberant fan base, as well as the widespread practice of bat flips (ppa-dun (Korean: 빠던), a portmanteau of the "first syllables of the words for 'bat' and 'throw'") by hitters after stroking what they think will be a home run. In the KBO, the bat flipping tradition dates back to the 1990s.
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Doosan Bears
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Kia Tigers
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Kiwoom Heroes
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KT Wiz
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LG Twins
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Lotte Giants
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NC Dinos
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Samsung Lions
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SSG Landers

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