is a Korean
team founded in 1982
. They are based in Daegu
and are members of the Korean Baseball Organization
. Their home stadium is Daegu Baseball Stadium
. Julio Franco
of the Atlanta Braves
once was a member of this team. They have won the Korean Series four times.
The first retired number in the Samsung Lions organization was number 22, in memory of the legendary catcher and slugger, Mansoo LEE, who is currently a coach with the SK Wyverns.
Current Rosters (As of July 18 of 2008)