2012 Korean Series

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The Best-of-7 2012 Korean Series began on Tuesday, October 24, at the Daegu Baseball Stadium in Daegu, South Korea. It featured the Samsung Lions, who had claimed homefield advantage by finishing in first place at the end of the regular season, and the SK Wyverns, who finished second during the regular season and defeated the Lotte Giants in a best-of-5 playoff series (3 games to 2) to advance to the Finals. The Samsung Lions won the series in six games to collect their fifth Korean Series championship.

Roster[edit]

Samsung Lions
2013 Samsung Lions
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders

Manager

Coaches

SK Wyverns

Regular season[edit]

Rank Club Played Win Draw Lose Winning rate Games behind
Final ranking
1 Samsung 133 80 2 51 .611 -
2 SK 133 71 3 59 .546 8.5
3 Doosan 133 68 3 62 .523 11.5
4 Lotte 133 65 6 62 .512 13
5 KIA 133 62 6 65 .488 16
6 Nexen 133 61 3 69 .469 18.5
7 LG 133 57 4 72 .442 22
8 Hanwha 133 53 3 77 .408 26.5

Summary[edit]

Samsung Lions won the series, 4–2.

Game Date Score Location Time Attendance 
1 24 October 2012 SK Wyverns 1-3 Samsung Lions Daegu Baseball Stadium, Daegu -
2 25 October 2012 SK Wyverns 3-8 Samsung Lions Daegu Baseball Stadium, Daegu -
3 28 October 2012 Samsung Lions 8–12 SK Wyverns Munhak Baseball Stadium, Incheon -
4 29 October 2012 Samsung Lions 1-4 SK Wyverns Munhak Baseball Stadium, Incheon -
5 31 October 2012 SK Wyverns 1-2 Samsung Lions Jamsil Baseball Stadium, Seoul -
6 1 November 2012 Samsung Lions 7–0 SK Wyverns Jamsil Baseball Stadium, Seoul - -

Matchups[edit]

2012 Korean Series Champion

Samsung Lions
(Sixth title)

References[edit]