BOTTOM LINE: Baltimore and Kansas City will meet on Wednesday.
The Orioles are 20-45 on their home turf. Baltimore has hit 166 home runs as a team this season. Cedric Mullins leads them with 27, averaging one every 19.2 at-bats.
The Royals are 28-41 on the road. Kansas City is hitting a collective .243 this season, led by Nicky Lopez with an average of .291.
The Orioles won the last meeting 7-3. Mike Baumann earned his first victory and Austin Hays went 1-for-3 with a home run and three RBIs for Baltimore. Jackson Kowar registered his third loss for Kansas City.
TOP PERFORMERS: Ryan Mountcastle leads the Orioles with 75 RBIs and is batting .262.
Salvador Perez leads the Royals with 60 extra base hits and 103 RBIs.
LAST 10 GAMES: Orioles: 4-6, .234 batting average, 4.65 ERA, outscored by four runs
Royals: 4-6, .225 batting average, 3.80 ERA, outscored by three runs