BOTTOM LINE: The Kansas City Royals travel to play the Pittsburgh Pirates on Wednesday.
The Pirates are 5-3 in home games in 2020. Pittsburgh has slugged .361 this season. Ke’Bryan Hayes leads the team with a mark of .800.
The Royals are 6-3 on the road. Kansas City has slugged .383 this season. Carlos Santana leads the team with a mark of .487.
The Pirates won the last meeting 2-1. Duane Underwood Jr. notched his first victory and Colin Moran went 3-for-4 with a double and an RBI for Pittsburgh. Jakob Junis registered his first loss for Kansas City.
TOP PERFORMERS: Adam Frazier leads the Pirates with 26 hits and has 10 RBIs.
Salvador Perez leads the Royals with 10 extra base hits and is slugging .472.
LAST 10 GAMES: Pirates: 7-3, .217 batting average, 2.89 ERA, outscored opponents by seven runs
Royals: 7-3, .225 batting average, 3.31 ERA, outscored opponents by three runs