This article is part of our DFS KBO series.
Thursday's KBO action saw the Dinos move into sole possession of first place thanks to their third straight one-run victory over the Wiz. Chang Mo Koo proved to be worthy of his expensive price, striking out 10 over eight scoreless innings in one of the most dominant pitching performances of the young season. Friday's slate will see a new set of matchups as teams begin their fourth series of the year. As of writing, rain appears to be in the forecast across the country, putting each game under at least small-to-moderate risk, as all five games on this slate will take place outdoors. This article will give recommendations as if the full slate will be taking place, but it will definitely be smart to check weather forecasts late in the day and pivot to focusing on whichever games seem safest if necessary.
Note: FanDuel is using Team Starting Pitchers rather than individual starting pitchers, presumably to guard against last-minute changes that could occur at hours of the night when most reasonable Americans won't be checking their fantasy lineups.
After an awful 2019 campaign saw him crash out at the MLB level, Dan Straily ($7,000 DraftKings, $25 FanDuel as "Lotte Starting P") seems to be getting back on track overseas. Through his first two starts, he's struck out 15 and walked three while allowing just six hits and two runs over 12.2 innings. He's still quite modestly priced (especially on DraftKings) despite that hot start and now gets to face