KBO Futures League
KBO Futures League (Korean: KBO 퓨처스리그) is South Korea's second level of baseball, below the KBO League. It serves as a farm league with the purpose is to developing professional players on demand to play in the KBO League. The league consists of two divisions, Southern League and Northern League. Each league has six teams. These leagues are governed by the Korea Baseball Organization (KBO).
|Founder||Korea Baseball Organization (KBO)|
|No. of teams||12|
|Goyang Heroes||Goyang||Goyang National Baseball Training Stadium|
|NC Dinos||Changwon||Masan Baseball Stadium|
|SK Wyverns||Incheon||SK Futures Park|
|Doosan Bears||Icheon||Bears Park|
|LG Twins||Icheon||LG Champion's Park|
|Fukuoka SoftBank Hawks||N/A||N/A|
- The KBO was founded in 1982, but its second tier league was founded in 1990. The name "Futures League" has been used since 2008.
- The third level squad of the Japanese Baseball Club.
- "KBO 실행위 결과 발표, "퓨처스리그 3개로 확대"". sports.news.naver.com.
- Korea Baseball Organization (KBO) - Official Website (in Korean)