Hanwha Eagles and Lotte Giants are at the bottom of the KBO league standing at 9th and 10th place respectively. The latter lost four straight games to the Samsung Lions. The streak might go up to six straight losses as bettors look at the Lotte Giants betting to lose against the Lions in their next two games.
At present, Lotte played 98 games with 34 wins, 62 losses, 2 draws. In fact, its win percentage is only 0.354. On the other hand, Hanwha has a record of 35 wins and 63 losses. Its win percentage is a little bit higher at 0.357.
Both Hanwha Eagles and Lotte Giants are 31.5 games behind from league leader SK Wyverns. They are six games behind the 8th place KIA Tigers and 13.5 games with fifth place NC Dinos. Betting picks are not optimistic about the two teams chances this year.
Struggles of Hanwha Eagles and Lotte Giants
The KBO started having ten teams in 2015 when KT joined the league. During its debut season, it got 52 wins and 91 losses with a winning percentage of 0.364. It was behind 35.5 games from the leader Samsung Lions in the regular season.
In 2016, KT was still in the last place with 53 wins, 89 losses, and 2 draws. It was behind 11.5 games from then ninth-place Samsung. Doosan Bears led the league that year and was ahead of KT by 39.5 games.
In 2017, KT remained in the bottom with 50 wins and 94 losses. Last year, KT improved to 9th place with NC Dinos dropping to the last place. The latter had a record of 58 wins, 85 losses, and 1 draw.
At present, Hanwha and Lotte lost four games in the second half of the season. Players look at Hanwha Eagles betting to reach the record 97 losses in a season. In fact, Lotte tied the record in 2002 when it lost 97 games and won only 35 with 1 draw.
It looks like the season is over for both teams. In fact, fans are not even looking at their betting odds, since they know the teams will be the underdogs.