Doosan Bears vs Samsung Lions Prediction, 5/13/2022 KBO Pick, Tips and Odds
Game: Doosan Bears vs Samsung Lions
Date: Friday, May 13, 2022
Location: Daegu Samsung Lions Park in Daegu, South Korea
TV: SBS Sports
Daegu Samsung Lions Park is the venue where Min-ho Kang and the Samsung Lions (16-17, 7th in KBO) will take on the Doosan Bears (18-14, 3rd in KBO) on Friday, May 13, 2022.
As a team, the Doosan Bears are putting up 4.3 runs per game, which has them sitting at 5th in baseball. They have 136 runs scored while having a team OBP of .319. The Bears have accrued 46 two-baggers as a unit and have hit 12 balls out of the stadium. They have compiled 123 RBI's as well as 264 base knocks for the year, and their team batting average is sitting at .246. Doosan owns a slugging percentage of .326 and have struck out 215 times, while taking a walk on 107 occasions.
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Kyeong-min Ho is a hitter who should be able to impact this game for Doosan. In his career, Ho has hit 38 balls out of the park while driving in 482 runs. He has earned a slugging percentage of .386 and he has totaled 1,500 bases. In his time spent in pro baseball, he approached the plate 4,405 times and has notched a base knock 1,148 times. He has been struck out 359 times and has been walked on 310 occasions, which has contributed to a .359 on-base percentage. Ho is sitting with a batting avereage of .295 for his time in baseball, in addition to 610 runs scored and an OPS of .745.
The Bears have swiped 19 bags and have been caught 8 times, which shows us their caught stealing percentage sits at 29.6%. The Doosan Bears have notched a total of 869 putouts on the year, as well as 309 assists and 36 errors. Their fielding percentage sits at .970 which puts them in 9th in KBO and have a total of 39 double plays.
The Bears have a team earned run average of 3.36 for the year (5th in the league), and their staff has rung up 224 hitters. Doosan has allowed 257 base hits (8.0 per 9 innings) as well as 108 earned runs. They have earned a K/BB ratio of 1.81 and their pitching staff holds a collective WHIP of 1.32. Bears pitchers have allowed 17 home runs in addition to 126 runs in total (6th in the league).
The Samsung Lions hold a team on-base percentage of .323 in addition to a team batting average of .260 this year. They have struck out on 234 occasions (6th in baseball) and are sitting with 296 hits. Samsung has tallied 15 long balls so far this year in addition to 138 RBIs. The Lions hold a team slugging % of .363 and they average 4.45 runs per game (4th in the league). They have hit 58 two-baggers, while taking a walk 101 times as well as scoring 147 runs.
Min-ho Kang is a hitter who should impact this game for Samsung. During the 6,482 at-bats in his baseball career, Kang has hit .275 with 1,782 base hits. He has gone yard 291 times, with 2,993 total bases and also a .462 slugging percentage. Kang has tallied a walk 688 times while striking out on 1,366 chances. He has accounted for 832 runs in addition to having 1,037 runs batted in. His on-base percentage is .354 and he is the owner of a lifetime OPS of .816.
In their 17 chances at swiping a bag, they have had success 9 times and been caught 8 times (47.1% caught stealing rate). The Samsung Lions have twisted 27 double plays and have notched a fielding percentage of .972 (6th in KBO). The Lions have racked up 334 assists, 35 errors and have earned a total of 873 putouts on the season.
The Lions have a team WHIP of 1.296 with a FIP of 4.30 as a squad this season. Their K/BB ratio comes in at 2.55 (219 strikeouts vs 86 free passes). They come in at 3rd in baseball as a pitching staff in total hits surrendered with 291. They have given up 23 homers and they relinquish 4.30 runs per 9 innings (8th in baseball). The Samsung pitching staff have allowed 139 runs for the season while having an ERA of 3.46 (112 earned runs allowed).
So what is Tonights Parlay prediction?
Parlay's Pundit's Pick: Take Samsung and under the total runs
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