Kiwoom Heroes vs. Samsung Lions - 8/2/20 KBO Baseball Pick and Prediction
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Samsung Lions vs. Kiwoom Heroes
KBO Baseball: Sunday, August 2nd at 4:00 AM
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The Kiwoom Heroes and Samsung Lions face off in KBO baseball action on Sunday Morning in the United States. There will be a limited number of fans in attendance for this game. In the first game of this series the Heroes came away with a 10-3 victory and in the second game it was much of the same with the Heroes winning 22-7.
The Kiwoom Heroes come into this game having won 42 games while losing 31 games, and they have won five games in a row. In the four games this week they have been running up the score and they need to continue to try and keep that strong play up.
On offense the Kiwoom Heroes are led by Byung-ho Park who comes into this game having hit 17 home runs and driving in 50 RBI’s.Ha-seong Kim has also found a lot of success this season hitting 16 home runs and driving in 54 RBI’s.
On the other side of this matchup is the Samsung Lions who currently sit two games below .500 and they can move back to that number with a win in this game.. So far this week the Samsung Lions have went 1-3 In this game the Lions need to find a way to get the offense going, and the pitching needs to slow down the Heroes.
Min-ho Kang will get the start for the Samsung Lions and they come into this game having hit ten home runs and driving in 27 RBI’s. Won-seok Lee will get the start for the Samsung Lions and he comes into this game having eight home runs and 52 RBI’s.
Eric Jokisch will get the start for the Kiwoom Heroes while Sung-hwan Yoon will get the start for the Samsung Lions. Jokisch currently sits with a 9-2 record and an ERA of 2.20 while Yoon has an 0-1 record and an ERA of 27.00
The weather in this game is expected to be humid and overcast with a slight wind blowing out towards left center field.
The Heroes are the better team and they have the much better pitcher in this game. Look for Jokisch to lock down and that will lead to the Heroes winning this game on the run line.