Hanwha Eagles vs. KT Wiz Suwon - 5/21/20 KBO Baseball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
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KT Wiz Suwon at Hanwha Eagles
KBO Baseball: Thursday, May 21, 2020 at 5:30 am
The Line: Hanwha Eagles +145 / KT Wiz Suwon -175 -- Over/Under: 10
The KT Wiz Suwon and Hanwha Eagles meet Thursday morning in South Korea KBO baseball action.
The KT Wiz Suwon look to keep the ball rolling while building on their five-game winning streak. The KT Wiz Suwon are coming off a win where they had eight runs and 17 hits, and they’re averaging 10.8 runs per game during this winning streak. In their latest victory, Sim Woo-jun and Jo Yong-ho combined for four hits and two RBI while Bae Je-seong allowed zero runs and six hits in seven innings of work. The KT Wiz Suwon have split their last 12 games overall. So Hyeong-jun gets the ball tonight for the KT Wiz Suwon.
The Hanwha Eagles could use a win after losing three of their last four games. The Hanwha Eagles have scored two or less runs in three of their last five games. In their latest effort, Lee Sung-yeol and Kim Moon-ho combined for three hits and one RBI while Jang Min-jae allowed six runs and 12 hits in four innings of work. The Hanwha Eagles have lost eight of their last 11 games overall. Kim Ee-whan gets the ball tonight for the Hanwha Eagles.
The KT Wiz Suwon are 8-4-1 in the last 13 meetings against the Hanwha Eagles, which includes a 4-0-1 since the preseason. Ten of the last 12 meetings have produced single-digit run totals, but the last two meetings have produced a combined 61 runs.
As the season starts to provide a larger sample size, we're seeing teams separate themselves and trends are starting to form. The KT Wiz Suwon have become that sneaky underrated team that can surprise some folks and put together solid performances, while the Hanwha Eagles look like a bottom feeder that just can't get on their feet. The KT Wiz Suwon have not only beaten the Eagles in eight of the last 13 meetings, but they're 4-0-1 against them since the preseason. The KT Wiz Suwon are also averaging 10.8 runs per game during their five-game winning streak.
I'm not stepping in front of the KT Wiz Suwon.