BOTTOM LINE: The Cincinnati Reds travel to face the St. Louis Cardinals on Saturday.
The Cardinals are 37-33 in home games in 2020. St. Louis has hit 158 home runs as a team this season. Nolan Arenado leads the team with 29, averaging one every 18 at-bats.
The Reds are 37-34 on the road. Cincinnati has slugged .430 this season. Nick Castellanos leads the club with a .573 slugging percentage, including 63 extra-base hits and 27 home runs.
The Reds won the last meeting 4-2. Michael Lorenzen notched his first victory and Eugenio Suarez went 2-for-3 with a home run and an RBI for Cincinnati. T.J. McFarland registered his first loss for St. Louis.
TOP PERFORMERS: Arenado leads the Cardinals with 29 home runs and is slugging .488.
Joey Votto leads the Reds with 30 home runs and has 87 RBIs.
LAST 10 GAMES: Cardinals: 4-6, .234 batting average, 5.29 ERA, outscored by 12 runs
Reds: 4-6, .239 batting average, 4.34 ERA, outscored by four runs