Simon: Welcome to the KBO season

From SABR member Mark Simon at ACTA Sports on May 6, 2020:

We’re happy to see that baseball is back in South Korea as we wait for it to return to North America.

The Korea Baseball Organization (KBO) began play this week, though with South Korea being 10 to 13 hours ahead of most of the United States (depending on where you live), the games take place at odd hours.

If you’re planning to follow along, we’ll be keeping an eye on it, as we’re charting games with a similar level of detail to how we track MLB.

With that in mind, there are a handful of notable former MLB players who should look familiar.

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Originally published: May 7, 2020. Last Updated: May 7, 2020.