BOTTOM LINE: Baltimore enters the game as losers of their last three games.
The Orioles are 12-24 in home games in 2020. Baltimore has slugged .396 this season. Cedric Mullins leads the team with a mark of .544.
The Astros are 18-15 in road games. Houston leads the American League in hitting with a .276 batting average, Michael Brantley leads the club with an average of .350.
The Astros won the last meeting 10-2. Jake Odorizzi notched his second victory and Yordan Alvarez went 1-for-3 with a home run and three RBIs for Houston. Keegan Akin took his third loss for Baltimore.
TOP PERFORMERS: Trey Mancini leads the Orioles with 14 home runs and is slugging .483.
Jose Altuve leads the Astros with 16 home runs and is slugging .512.
LAST 10 GAMES: Orioles: 1-9, .209 batting average, 6.86 ERA, outscored by 29 runs