KT Wiz vs LG Twins Prediction, 7/30/2022 KBO Pick, Tips and Odds
Game: KT Wiz vs LG Twins
Date: Saturday, July 30, 2022
Location: Jamsil Baseball Stadium in Seoul, South Korea
TV: KBS N Sports
Jamsil Baseball Stadium is the site where Hyun Soo Kim and the LG Twins (54-35, 3rd in KBO) will play the KT Wiz (48-40, 4th in KBO) on Saturday, July 30, 2022.
As a squad, the KT Wiz are notching 4.3 runs per game, which has them at 5th in the league. They have accounted for 390 runs scored while holding a team OBP of .333. The Wiz have accounted for 116 two-baggers as a team and have hit 75 balls out of the stadium. They have accounted for 364 RBI's and 776 hits on the year, while their team batting average comes in at .256. KT is slugging .376 and have been rung up 739 times, while being walked on 333 occasions.
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Jae-gyun Hwang is a hitter who can be a difference maker for KT. For his career, Hwang has drilled 201 balls out of the park while driving in 964 runs. He has accumulated a slugging percentage of .449 and he has racked up 2,944 bases. During his time in professional baseball, he stepped up to the plate 7,341 times and has come through with a hit 1,899 times. He has struck out 1,236 times and has gotten a free base on 612 attempts at the plate, contributing to a .353 on-base %. Hwang has recorded a batting average of .290 in his time in baseball, in addition to 976 runs scored and an OPS of .784.
The KT Wiz have a total of 2,414 putouts on the campaign, as well as 899 assists and 59 errors. Their fielding percentage is holding at .983 which has them sitting 1st in KBO and have accumulated 82 double plays. The Wiz have stolen 46 bases and have been gunned down 13 times, which shows us their caught stealing percentage sits at 22.0%.
The Wiz are sitting with a team ERA of 3.57 so far this season (2nd in KBO), and they have rung up 688 batters. KT has relinquished 786 hits (8.8 per 9 innings) and also 319 earned runs. Their strikeout to walk ratio is 3.13 and their pitching staff has earned a collective WHIP of 1.25. Wiz pitchers have relinquished 56 home runs and also 359 total runs (9th in KBO).
The Twins have a team slugging percentage of .406 and they score 5.11 runs per game (2nd in the league). They have 140 two-baggers, while taking a walk 304 times and notching 460 runs. LG has accounted for 82 home runs over the course of the season and 432 runs batted in. They have struck out on 565 instances (10th in baseball) and have earned 837 hits. The LG Twins have a team OBP of .344 in addition to a team batting average of .269 on the year.
Hyun Soo Kim is a batter who should be able to impact this game for LG. In the 6,954 at-bats in his baseball career, Kim has hit .314 in addition to having 2,181 hits. He has hit a home run 239 times, in addition to having 3,354 total bases and also a .482 slugging %. Kim has tallied a free base 933 times while striking out on 846 occasions. He has a total of 1,111 runs and notched 1,280 RBIs. His OBP sits at .395 and he has earned a lifetime OPS of .877.
Out of their 93 attempts at swiping a bag, they have been successful 77 times and been caught 16 times (17.2% caught stealing percentage). The LG Twins have turned 83 double plays and have a fielding rate of .981 (3rd in Korean baseball). The Twins have accrued 862 assists, 63 errors and have earned a total of 2,415 putouts on the campaign.
The LG pitching staff have allowed 365 runs for the season and come in with a team ERA of 3.69 (330 earned runs conceded). They have given up 65 dingers and they surrender 4.08 runs per 9 innings (4th in the league). The Twins are sitting with a team WHIP of 1.293 and are the owners of a FIP of 4.08 as a staff on the campaign. They have earned a strikeout to walk ratio of 2.27 (646 strikeouts vs 285 walks). They are currently ranked 8th in KBO as a pitching staff in total hits conceded with 756.
Who will win tonight's KBO game against the spread?
Tony Sink's Pick: Take KT
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