NC Dinos vs KT Wiz Prediction, 6/21/2022 KBO Pick, Tips and Odds
Game: NC Dinos vs KT Wiz
Date: Tuesday, June 21, 2022
Location: Suwon KT Wiz Park in Suwon, South Korea
TV: SBS Sports
Suwon KT Wiz Park is the venue where Jeong-dae Bae and the KT Wiz (32-33, 5th in KBO) will take on the NC Dinos (26-38, 9th in KBO) on Tuesday, June 21, 2022.
As a team, the NC Dinos are scoring 3.9 runs per game, which has them sitting at 10th in baseball. They have a total of 256 runs and hold an OBP of .321. The Dinos have compiled 121 two-baggers as a team and have smacked 43 balls out of the stadium. They have tallied 241 runs batted in in addition to 558 base knocks this season, while their team batting average is at .250. NC is slugging .367 and have struck out 480 times, while taking a walk on 208 occasions.
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Ah-seop Son is a batter who should be able to impact this game for NC. In his career, Son has hit 169 baseballs out of the park while knocking in 895 runs. His slugging percentage sits at .466 and he has accumulated 3,104 bases. During his time in professional baseball, he came to the plate 7,583 times and has come through with a hit 2,161 times. He has struck out 1,106 times and has taken a walk on 825 occasions, which has contributed to a .400 on-base %. Son has compiled an average at the plate of .325 for his baseball career, in addition to 1,179 runs scored and an OPS of .866.
The NC Dinos have accumulated 1,780 putouts at this point in the season, in addition to 629 assists and 60 errors. Their fielding percentage is holding at .976 which puts them in 7th in the league and have a total of 51 double plays. The Dinos have swiped 35 bases and have been thrown out 24 times, which shows us their caught stealing percentage sits at 40.7%.
They have earned a K/BB ratio of 2.27 and their pitching staff has a collective WHIP of 1.35. Dinos pitchers have surrendered 43 home runs and 277 runs (6th in the league). NC has allowed 558 base knocks (8.5 per 9 innings) and also 245 earned runs. The Dinos have a team ERA of 3.72 so far this season (6th in the league), and the staff has struck out 551 batters.
KT has compiled 45 HRs on the season to go along with 241 runs batted in. They have hit 88 doubles, while taking a walk 241 times and notching 265 runs. The KT Wiz have accounted for an OBP of .325 as well as a batting average of .249 so far this season. The Wiz hold a team slugging % of .354 and they average 3.96 runs per contest (9th in baseball). They have been rung up on 550 occasions (2nd in the league) and have a total of 562 base hits.
Jeong-dae Bae is one batter you are going to want to keep your eye on for KT. Bae has drawn a free base 166 times while fanning on 389 plate appearances. His on-base percentage sits at .341 and he has earned a has a OPS in his career of .706. For the 1,453 at-bats in his baseball career, Bae has an average at the plate of .259 with 376 hits. He has accounted for 228 runs and notched 160 runs batted in. He has homered 28 times, in addition to having 531 bases in total and also a .365 slugging %.
In their 52 attempts at stealing a base, they have made it 40 times and been caught 12 times (23.1% caught stealing percentage). The KT Wiz have turned 56 double plays and have notched a fielding percentage of .982 (2nd in Korean baseball). The Wiz have accrued 658 assists, 44 errors and have earned 1,805 putouts for the year.
The Wiz are sitting with a team WHIP of 1.234 and are the owners of a FIP of 3.95 as a pitching staff this year. They come in at 4th in the league as a staff in total hits relinquished with 576. The KT pitching staff have given up 264 runs this season while having a team ERA of 3.49 (233 earned runs surrendered). Their strikeout to walk ratio is 3.11 (517 strikeouts vs 166 walks). They have relinquished 39 homers and they concede 3.95 runs per 9 innings (3rd in the league).
Who will win tonight's baseball game against the spread?
Josh Schonwald's Pick: Take NC
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