BOTTOM LINE: The New York Yankees head to play the Oakland Athletics on Friday.
The Athletics are 35-30 in home games in 2020. Oakland is hitting a collective batting average of .235 this season, led by Starling Marte with an average of .315.
The Yankees are 36-27 on the road. New York has a team on-base percentage of .325, led by Aaron Judge with a mark of .376.
The Yankees won the last meeting 7-6. Jonathan Loaisiga earned his ninth victory and Joey Gallo went 1-for-3 with a home run and three RBIs for New York. Lou Trivino registered his seventh loss for Oakland.
TOP PERFORMERS: Matt Olson leads the Athletics with 32 home runs and has 82 RBIs.
Judge leads the Yankees with 45 extra base hits and 66 RBIs.
LAST 10 GAMES: Athletics: 2-8, .204 batting average, 4.76 ERA, outscored by 18 runs