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MLB Cancels Exhibition Games in S. Korea over ‘Contractual Issues’

MLB Cancels Exhibition Games in S. Korea over ‘Contractual Issues’

SEOUL, Oct. 29 (Korea Bizwire) — Major League Baseball (MLB) has canceled four exhibition games scheduled for November in South Korea, citing “contractual issues” with a local promoter. MLB made the announcement while Game 1 of the World Series between the Philadelphia Phillies and the Houston Astros was under way in Houston on Friday (local [...]

Vocal Cheering to be Allowed Again at KBO, K League Games

Vocal Cheering to be Allowed Again at KBO, K League Games

SEOUL, April 22 (Korea Bizwire) — Starting this weekend, fans attending South Korean professional baseball games and football games will be able to party like it’s 2019 again. The Korea Baseball Organization (KBO) announced Friday the two-year ban on vocal cheering at ballparks will be lifted, effective immediately. The Korea Professional Football League (K League) [...]

Baseball Teams Scramble to Attract Fans

Baseball Teams Scramble to Attract Fans

SEOUL, April 12 (Korea Bizwire) — The Korea Baseball Organization (KBO) clubs are stepping up to attract fans through various marketing strategies as the government lifts quarantine restrictions. NC Dinos will introduce an artificial intelligence (AI) system named Dynamic Pricing this year, which will be in charge of setting ticket prices for home games. Ticket [...]