Sunday, March 30, 2014
Opening Day Quick-caps (03/29/14)
Saturday, March 29 marked the start of the 2014 KBO season. Quick-caps below...
Doosan Bears 5, LG Twins 4 at Seoul
Bears smash 3 home runs to beat locker room rivals. Starter Dustin Nippert gets the win going 5IP and giving up 3ER's. Kim Sun-woo gets the loss in his first start for his new team which happened to be against his old team.
Kia Tigers 2, Samsung Lions 1 at Daegu
DJ Houton goes 6 innings giving up an earned run for his first win in his first start for Kia against defending champs. Lions had beaten Tigers at Gwangju in the fist game of 2011. But Samsung has now lost 3 opening day games in a row. Yoon Seong-hwan takes the L for the Lions.
Nexen Heroes 8, SK Wyverns 3 at Incheon
Team Burgundy beats the Dubs for a good continuation to their successful 2013 campaign. Nexen lead 4-3 until the 8th and 9th innings when the Heroes scored 2 in each inning to complete the rout. Andy Van Hekken with the win for Nexen and Kim Gwang-hyun with the loss for the Wyverns.
Rain in Busan postpones Lotte Giants' game against the Hanhwa Eagles
Sunday, March 30 games:
Eagles (Celeb Clay) at Giants (Song Seung-joon)
Tigers (Song Eun-bum) at Lions (Rick VandenHurk)
Twins (Lim Gee-seup) at Bears (No Gyeong-eun)
Heroes (Gang Yoon-gu) at Wyverns (Ross Wolf)