Kia Tigers vs. Samsung Lions - 9/17/20 KBO Baseball Pick and Prediction
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Samsung Lions vs. Kia Tigers
KBO Baseball: Thursday, September 17th at 5:30 AM ET
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The Kia TIgers and Samsung Lions face off in KBO baseball action on Thursday morning in the United States. There will be limited fans in attendance for this game.
The Samsung Lions have had issues all season and they currently sit in 8th place in the standings. Overall the Lions have 49 wins, 57 losses, and two draws but coming into this game they have won three of the last four games. Over the last four games, the Lions have scored `29 runs total and in three of the four games the pitching staff was good.Min-ho Kang has been the best player for the Lions hitting 15 home runs and driving 42 RBI’s. Dong-yeop Kim has also been strong this season hitting 12 home runs and driving in 42 RBI’s.
On the other side of this matchup is the Kia Tigers who have 56 wins and 46 losses which puts them in second place in the KBO. The pitching staff has been good for the most part the last couple of weeks but in the last few games that has struggled and they need a better outing in this game. Preston Tucker has been the best offensive player for the Tigers hitting 26 home runs and driving in 83 RBI’s.
Ki-young Im will get the start for the Kia Tigers and coming into this game he sits with a 6-8 record and an ERA of 4.81.
Dae-woo Kim will get the start for the Samsung Lions and coming into this game he sits with a 3-5 record and an ERA of 3.71.
There is expected to be rain during this game and in this one there will be a slight wind out towards left center field.
The Lions are playing well coming into this game and they are going to get the job done. Look for Samsung to run up the score and they will win this game on the run line.