The Los Angeles Times also reported that South Korea's baseball success comes as no surprise. ``Since 2000, it has won silver medals in the World Cup and Intercontinental Cup and a bronze in the Olympics before capping it all off last summer by going unbeaten in Beijing to capture its first Olympic gold medal in baseball.''
STUNNED. In other news, Japan beat the US today, which means they'll face Korea in the championship. Wow, Japan versus Korea. Again. An Asian nationalist's wet dream.