Hanwha Eagles vs. NC Dinos 5/23/20 KBO Baseball Pick and Prediction
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NC Dinos at Hanwha Eagles
KBO Baseball: Friday, May 22, 2020 at 4:00 am
The Line: Hanwha Eagles / NC Dinos -- Over/Under:
The Hanwha Eagles and NC Dinos face off in KBO baseball action on Saturday morning in the United States. Like the other games so far this season, there will be no fans in attendance for this game. In the first game of this series the Eagles were able to come away with a 5-3 victory.
In the first game of this series the Hanwha Eagles had success because of their pitching. Warwick Saupold gave up three runs in six innings, but the last three innings, three pitchers went an inning not even giving up one hit. Coming into this game the Hanwha Eagles have won two games in a row and five of the last ten games.
The Eagles are led by Kwang-min Song who has hit two home runs and driven in six runs. Sung-yeol Lee has also hit one home runs and nine RBI’s.
The NC Dinos have lost only three of their 15 games, but two of those losses did come in their last three games. The Dinos are an elite offensive team that has hit plenty of long balls. Four players have hit at least three home runs for the Dinos. Sung-bum Na leads the team putting up four home runs and nine RBI’s.Jin-sung Kang has also hit three home runs and 11 RBI’s.
Min-woo Kim is on the mound for the Hanwha Eagles while Drew Rucinski will get the start for the NC Dinos. Kim has an ERA of 1,96 in his 18.1 innings pitched. Rucinski has pitched 17.1 innings and currently sitting with an ERA of 3.63. Rucinski currently has a 2-0 record.The weather in this game is expected to be clear with a slight breeze blowing in from center field.
Kim has been lights out this year and he is going to find a way to lock down again in this game. The Eagles already won the first game of this series and they are going to do it again. This will be a low scoring game led by the Hanwha Eagles.