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Lotte Giants vs Samsung Lions 07/18/2020 KBO Previews, Baseball Forecast and Betting Odds
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Lotte Giants vs Samsung Lions 07/18/2020 – On Saturday, yet another interesting KBO game is all set to take place as Lotte Giants take on Samsung Lions from Daegu Samsung Lions Park. Lotte Giants are not moving out of their eighth spot despite their hard effort. The Giants are struggling to get past opponents and they need to take out Samsung Lions in the sixth position. Both teams are doing their best to get to a better spot, but their opponents seem to be making things hard. Lotte Giants are two games behind KT Wiz Suwon and Samsung Lions are just one game behind LG Twins.
Lotte Giants vs Samsung Lions 07/18/2020
Lotte Giants did their very best in their opening game against Samsung Lions when they scored 10 runs for the plate. Unfortunately, Samsung Lions did better when they scored 15 runs from the plate. Lotte will try to bounce back here with the help of their pitching unit. The Giants are safe for now in their spot as they are nine games ahead of KT Wiz Suwon. Lotte Giants are currently four games behind the Samsung Lions. The baseball betting trends have been on and off for Lotte in the past.
Players to watch: Dan Straily (ERA 2.29, WHIP 1.03, IP 74, SO 78), Jeon Jun-woo (HR 10, R 40, RBI 30, OBP .339, OPS .812, AVG .281). Lee Dae-ho (HR 10, R 26, RBI 42, OBP .390, OPS .890, AVG .307).
Samsung Lions witnessed their batting unit smash their highest score in their series yesterday when they touched 15 runs. The Lions showed strength, but their biggest issue seems to be consistency. Samsung is one of those teams that fell back after a few victories. Playing against Lotte Giants might be an easy chance. However, they need to take out opponents such as LG Twins and KIA Tigers. The point spread baseball betting picks have been in favor of Samsung Lions in the past few games.
Players to watch: Baek Junk-hyun (ERA 5.44, WHIP 1.44, IP 48, SO 38), Kang Min-ho (HR 7, R 15, RBI 18, OBP .267, OPS .712, AVG .227). Kim Dong-yeop (HR 6, R 24, RBI 28, OBP .311, OPS .745, AVG .274).
Lotte Giants vs Samsung Lions Betting Picks
Lotte Giants will fail to cover the spread in this game and the Lions will triumph with their victory once again. This game is also expected to be a high scoring one. Back the Lions to win this three-game series.
Runline: +1.5 is the runline for Lotte Giants and -1.5 for Samsung Lions.
Moneyline: A moneyline of +110 is set for the Giants and -145 for Samsung.
Totals: The total will go over 10.5 for Lotte and under 10.5 for Samsung.
Score Prediction: Samsung Lions 8, Lotte Giants 4.