BOTTOM LINE: Matt Olson and the Athletics will take on the Royals Wednesday.
The Royals are 35-35 in home games in 2020. Kansas City has a collective on-base percentage of .303, led by Nicky Lopez with a mark of .367.
The Athletics are 37-33 on the road. Oakland has slugged .409 this season. Matt Olson leads the team with a mark of .542.
The Royals won the last meeting 10-7. Jake Brentz earned his fifth victory and Salvador Perez went 2-for-5 with a home run and four RBIs for Kansas City. Yusmeiro Petit registered his second loss for Oakland.
TOP PERFORMERS: Perez leads the Royals with 62 extra base hits and is batting .275.
Olson leads the Athletics with 66 extra base hits and 99 RBIs.
LAST 10 GAMES: Royals: 6-4, .268 batting average, 4.65 ERA, outscored opponents by five runs
Athletics: 3-7, .252 batting average, 6.70 ERA, outscored by nine runs