This article is part of our DFS KBO series.
It's rainy in Korea these days. For much of the day yesterday, it looked as though only a pair of games were at risk of being canceled, but we wound up seeing just one of the five games go forward. That game turned out to be a low-scoring affair between the Tigers and Eagles, with the teams managing just three runs and nine hits between them in the Tigers' 2-1 win. Hyun Jong Yang rebounded from an awful stretch to strike out eight Eagles while allowing just one run in five innings to pick up the win. Rain unfortunately looks set to be a major factor again ahead of Thursday's slate, as all five games appear threatened as of writing. Wednesday's unexpected off day allowed some teams to skip their back-end starters in favor of better arms this time around, though there are still plenty of options to pick on if the slate does indeed go forward.
Note: with many of the pitchers who were originally scheduled to throw Wednesday remaining on the slate for Thursday's games, parts of this cheat sheet were pulled directly from Wednesday's version.
Aaron Brooks ($10,100 DraftKings, $30 FanDuel as "Kia Starting P") would likely deserve his steep price even if he weren't facing the last-ranked Eagles offense, but that assignment gives him a strong case as the clear top option on this slate. Brooks ranks among the league leaders in most relevant stats through his first 13 starts in Korea, sitting fifth