On Wednesday, the first place NC Dinos visit the seventh place Lotte Giants in the Korean Baseball Organization, as the 144-game regular season enters its final week of play. In another important match up, the last last place Hanwha Eagles visit the second place LG Twins as the Twins look for there third consecutive victory and seventh in their last 10
NC Dinos at Lotte Giants: NC -145 ; O/U 10.5
NC is leading the KBO standings by four games over the second-place LG Twins but has struggled of late winning just four of its last 10 including losing to Samsung 12-2 on Tuesday at home. However, only five games remain in the regular season for the Dinos. On Wednesday, the Dinos will send Myung Gi Song to the mound. The right-hander is 8-3 with an ERA of 3.83. At the plate, NC continues to be paced by Min Woo Park who is fourth in the league in batting average .344. Power for NC is supplied by Sung Bum Na who has 32 home runs and Eui Ji Yang who is second in RBIs in the league with 117. NC will use a combination of strong pitching by Song and run producing hits from Yang to beat the Giants 6-2 on Wednesday.
Free Betting Pick: NC Dinos -145
Hanwha Eagles at LG Twins: LG -360 ; O/U 8.5
The Hanwha Eagles are in last place in the KBO 38.5 games behind the first-place NC Dinos and the Eagles have lost eight of their last 10. LG on the other hand has worked its way up to second place in the 10-team KBO to just four games behind the first place Dinos. LG has won each of its last two and six of its last nine to lead the third place KT Wiz by a half-game. LG has the fourth best team batting average at .278 and the second best team ERA of 4.37. The Twins will send Chan Gyu Lim to the mound on Wednesday. The right-hander is 10-9 with an ERA of 3.97. Hanwha will counter with Ee Whan Kim who is 2-7 with an ERA of 6.47. Roberto Ramos is second in the KBO in home runs with 38 for LG and Hyun Soo Kim is third in RBIs with 117. Behind the power of Ramos and Kim and the presence on the mound of Lim, the Twins win 8-3.
Free Betting Pick: LG Twins -360