Kiwoom Heroes vs. KT Wiz Suwon
KBO Baseball: August 5, 2020 at 5:30 am
The Line: KT Wiz Suwon +120 / Kiwoom Heroes -150 -- Over/Under: 10.5 Click to Get Latest Betting Odds
The Kiwoom Heroes and KT Wiz Suwon meet Wednesday morning in South Korea KBO baseball action at the Gocheok Sky Dome.
The Kiwoom Heroes look for a win after winning six of their last seven games. The Kiwoom Heroes have scored no less than five runs in 10 of their last 21 games. In their last effort, Heo Jeong-hyeop and Kim Woong-bin combined for four hits and two RBI while Lee Seung-ho allowed one run and five hits in five innings of work. The Kiwoom Heroes have split their last 18 games overall. Choi Won-tae gets the ball tonight for the Kiwoom Heroes.
The KT Wiz Suwon look for a win to build on their six-game winning streak. The KT Wiz Suwon offense has produced four or more runs in seven of their last eight games. In their last effort, Hwang Jae-gyun and Kang Baek-ho combined for three hits and three RBI while Odrisamer Despaigne allowed two runs and six hits in six innings of work. The KT Wiz Suwon have won 11 of their last 16 games overall. Kim Min-soo gets the ball tonight for the KT Wiz Suwon.
The KT Wiz Suwon have won eight of the last 12 meetings against the Kiwoom Heroes. Four of the last six meetings between the Heroes and Wiz Suwon have produced double-digit run totals.
You shouldn't be running to the window the bet either of these pitchers and the over is probably worth another look. Choi Won-tae has a 5.30 ERA and 1.38 WHIP in 74.2 innings this season and has allowed a combined 16 earned runs in his last three starts. Kim Min-soo has a 6.16 ERA and 1.79 WHIP in 49.2 innings, and he's allowed 10 earned runs and 16 hits in his last 12 innings. With that said, the KT Wiz Suwon are riding a six-game winning streak and have won eight of the last 12 meetings against the Kiwoom Heroes.
The over is probably the safer play based on the pitching matchup, but it's hard to turn down plus money with the KT Wiz Suwon based on their current form and their recent success against the Heroes.