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SK Wyverns vs Lotte Giants 05/08/2020 KBO Forecasts, Predictions and Baseball Betting Analysis
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
SK Wyverns vs Lotte Giants 05/08/2020 – On Friday, SK Wyverns and Lotte Giants are all set to square-off from Sajik Baseball Stadium in Busan, South Korea for an interesting opening match of a three-game series. SK Wyverns managed to bounce back in their second game against Hanwha, but they failed to keep pace in the final match. Lotte Giants smashed KT Wiz Suwon in every game of their three-game series with the help of their powerful batting unit. The Giants seem to be a major threat with their offensive game and it’s time to check their statistics with the Wyverns.
SK Wyverns vs Lotte Giants 05/08/2020
The Wyverns were unable to score a single run in the opening game against Hanwha after surrendering three. In their second outing, SK managed to defeat Hanwha with a final score of 5-2. Last night, they struggled to get past four runs after surrendering eight. The main issue for SK Wyverns seems to be the pitching unit and that might be a major problem against a team like the Giants. SK will need to focus mainly on their pitching squad if they want to win this game. The baseball odds have not been favoring the Wyverns off-late and it’s time for them to turn things around.
Players to watch: Ha Jae-hoon (ERA 9.00, WHIP 3.00, IP 1, SO 0), Han Dong-min (HR 2, R 2, RBI 4, OBP .583, OPS 1.765, AVG .545). Jamie Romak (HR 0, R 2, RBI 1, OBP .333, OPS .833, AVG .333). Ko Jong-wook (HR 0, R 0, RBI 2, OBP .200, OPS 600, AVG .200).
If there is one team that has already impressed everyone in the first three games of KBO, it has to be Lotte Giants. With a powerful hitting squad, the Giants have smashed 23 runs in total this season. Lotte has the perfect start as they are already viewed as major threats to opponents. The Giants shutout KT in their three-game series and they look forward to continuing their victory against the Wyverns. The baseball picks are intact for Lotte Giants right from the start of this season.
Players to watch: Jin Myung-ho (ERA 4.50, WHIP 0.50, IP 2, SO 2), Jeon Jun-woo (HR 1, R 3, RBI 3, OBP .357, OPS 1.000, AVG .357). Son Ah-seop (HR 1, R 3, RBI 5, OBP .385, OPS .968, AVG .333). Jung Hoon (HR 1, R 5, RBI 4, OBP .500, OPS 1.300, AVG .400).
SK Wyverns vs Lotte Giants Betting Picks
Despite their powerful hitting unit, the odds are favoring the Wyverns in this game. Surprisingly, the Lotte Giants might decline in this match. Back the Wyverns to secure a victory here.
Runline: +3.5 is the runline allocated for the Giants and -3.5 is the runline allocated for the Wyverns.
Moneyline: A moneyline of +100 is out for the Giants and -120 for the Wyverns.
Totals: Lotte Giants will go under 9.0 and SK Wyverns will go over 9.0.
Score Prediction: SK Wyverns 5, Lotte Giants 4.