In 2008, under the motto "V[ictory]2 and Never-Ending History," they launched an aggressive campaign to repeat as champions. In the process, they posted an 82-40 regular season record en route to a first-place finish, breaking the league's record for most wins in a season. SK then went on to win the 2008 Korean Series. They won the 2010 Korean Series in a sweep of the Samsung Lions.
The team is based in Incheon, Gyeonggi Province. Their home field is Munhak Baseball Stadium. The team was created in a 2000 expansion of the KBO. They are owned by SK, Korea's largest cell phone carrier.