Ex-MLB All-Star Choo Shin-soo undecided on future in KBO after one season

INCHEON, After spending two decades playing professional baseball in the United States, Choo Shin-soo finally felt at home in 2021, both literally and figuratively.For now, though, Choo isn’t sure whether he’ll still call South Korea his baseball home …

Landers’ star Choo Shin-soo makes free agency pitch to ex-franchise icon

INCHEON, Before ex-major leaguer Choo Shin-soo signed with the SSG Landers this year and became an instant star in South Korean baseball, left-hander Kim Kwang-hyun had been the icon for the franchise once called the SK Wyverns.The lanky left-hander ha…

Memorial for Korean victims of atomic bomb erected in Japan’s Nagasaki

NAGASAKI, JAPAN, A memorial stone for thousands of Korean victims of a U.S. atomic bombing of Nagasaki in 1945 was erected in the Japanese city on Saturday, its promoters said.The monument was unveiled at a ceremony in Nagasaki Peace Park, which commem…

Jeonbuk edge out rivals Ulsan to inch toward K League title

SEOUL, Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors defeated archrivals Ulsan Hyundai FC 3-2 on Saturday to move closer to an unprecedented fifth consecutive South Korean football title.Stanislav Iljutcenko headed in the winner just seconds from the final whistle in front o…