BOTTOM LINE: Kansas City and New York will play on Monday.
The Royals are 28-25 in home games in 2020. Kansas City has a collective batting average of .241 this season, led by Nicky Lopez with an average of .277.
The Yankees are 29-25 on the road. New York has slugged .391 this season. Aaron Judge leads the team with a mark of .503.
The Yankees won the last meeting 8-1. Jameson Taillon recorded his second victory and Judge went 3-for-3 with a double, a home run and two RBIs for New York. Brad Keller registered his eighth loss for Kansas City.
TOP PERFORMERS: Whit Merrifield leads the Royals with 117 hits and has 54 RBIs.
Joey Gallo leads the Yankees with 26 home runs and is batting .216.
LAST 10 GAMES: Royals: 4-6, .206 batting average, 4.18 ERA, outscored by six runs