Doosan Bears vs. KT Wiz Suwon
KBO Baseball: August 14, 2020 at 5:30 am
The Line: KT Wiz Suwon +140 / Doosan Bears -170 -- Over/Under: 9 Click to Get Latest Betting Odds
The Doosan Bears and KT Wiz Suwon meet Friday morning in South Korea KBO baseball action at the Jamsil Baseball Stadium.
The Doosan Bears look for a victory after losing eight of their last 16 games. The Doosan Bears offense has produced five or more runs in 19 of their last 33 games. In their last effort, Park Kun-woo and Jose Fernandez combined for one hit and two RBI while Lee Young-ha allowed three runs and eight hits in five innings of work. The Doosan Bears have won 28 of their last 43 games overall. Raul Alcántara gets the ball tonight for the Doosan Bears.
The KT Wiz Suwon look for a win after winning eight of their last 12 games. The KT Wiz Suwon offense has produced four or more runs in 10 of their last 14 games. In their last effort, Park Kyung-soo and Jang Sung-woo combined for one hit and four RBI while Bae Je-seong allowed eight runs and 11 hits in five innings of work. The KT Wiz Suwon have won 14 of their last 22 games overall. Odrisamer Despaigne gets the ball tonight for the KT Wiz Suwon.
The Doosan Bears have won seven of the last 10 meetings against the KT Wiz Suwon. Five of the last eight meetings between the Bears and Wiz Suwon have produced double-digit run totals.
The KT Wiz Suwon may be playing the better baseball entering this contest, but the Doosan Bears have had the clear upper hand against them this season with wins in seven of the last 10 tries. Doosan also has the pitching edge in game one of this series. Raul Alcántara has a 2.72 ERA and 1.09 WHIP this season through 109.1 innings, and he's allowed three runs and 11 hits in his last 13 innings. Odrisamer Despaigne has a 4.03 ERA and 1.36 WHIP this season through 116 innings, and while he's been better as of late, he's had several games this season where he just doesn't have it on the mound.
I'll give the edge to the Doosan Bears, and I'll take the RL for even more value.