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Samsung Lions vs KIA Tigers 05/08/2020 KBO Baseball Spread, Betting Tips and Odds
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Samsung Lions vs KIA Tigers 05/08/2020 – Samsung Lions will need to take on KIA Tigers from Daegu Samsung Lions Park in an interesting KBO league match. Both teams are opening their first match of a three-game series and they look forward to increasing their record. KIA Tigers are holding a 1-2 record after losing two of their games against Kiwoom. The Lions are yet to win their first game this year since they were unable to get past NC Dinos in their three-game series.
Samsung Lions vs KIA Tigers 05/08/2020
They are playing this game at home, but they will need to focus on every aspect if they want to defeat the Tigers. Samsung Lions had a poor performance against NC Dinos as they surrendered a total of 16 runs in their three-game series. From the batting side, the Lions were able to touch an overall of just five runs. Two hits and one RBI came off the plate from Lee Sung-kyun and Kim Heon-gon. Starting pitcher David Buchanan surrendered five hits and five runs in a span of six innings. Baseball betting over under rules is up and running as these teams clash in an entertaining game.
Players to watch: Baek Jung-hyun (ERA 6.00, WHIP 1.17, IP 6, SO 5.), Lee Sung-gyu (HR 1, R 1, RBI 1, OBP .273, OPS .773, AVG .200). Kim Dong-yeop (HR 1, R 2, RBI 1, OBP .385, OPS 1.051, AVG .333).
KIA Tigers have some potential on their squad, especially after their last game against Kiwoom. The Tigers smashed eight runs to victory and restricted Kiwoom to just five. However, the first two games of the three-game series did not go well as the Tigers were restricted to just four runs in both games. Overall, the Tigers surrendered 19 runs to Kiwoom in the last three games. Playing against Samsung might be a good opportunity for the Tigers to bounce back. The baseball betting trends are out as these teams clash in an interesting match.
Players to watch: Aaron Brooks (ERA 1.59, WHIP 0.88, IP 5, SO 6), Chio Hyung-woo (HR 1, R 2, RBI 3, OBP .462, OPS 1.212, AVG .417). Preston Tucker (HR 1, R 1, RBI 4, OBP .417, OPS 1.053, AVG .364).
Samsung Lions vs KIA Tigers Betting Picks
Samsung Lions have shown some poor skills in their last series, but the Tigers have proved to bounce back with their potential batting unit. Back the Tigers on this game to get ahead of the Lions.
Runline: +1 is the runline for the Tigers, while -1 is the runline for the Lions.
Moneyline: KIA Tigers -145, Samsung Lions +125.
Totals: The total is all set to go over 8.5 for the Tigers and the total is all set to go under 8.5 for the Lions.
Score Prediction: KIA Tigers 6, Samsung Lions 5.