Major League Baseball
Preview
Arizona at Kansas City
When: 7:15 PM ET, Saturday, September 30, 2017
Where: Kauffman Stadium, Kansas City, Missouri
Matchup Edge
ARI Edge in: KC
Starter
Bullpen
Hitting
Power
Speed
Defense
Bench
Quick Hits

Batting

  • The Kansas City Royals are ranked 9 in hitting, with a batting average of .260. The Royals are averaging 4.4 runs per game this season with an OPS of .732.
  • The Arizona Diamondbacks are ranked 17 in hitting, with a batting average of .254. The Diamondbacks are averaging 5.0 runs per game this season with an OPS of .772.

Pitching

  • The Kansas City Royals are ranked 19 in pitching, with an earned run average of 4.60. Opponents are hitting .265 for average, and have a .330 on base percentage and .763 OPS against the Royals this season.
  • The Arizona Diamondbacks are ranked 3 in pitching, with an earned run average of 3.68. Opponents are hitting .241 for average, and have a .309 on base percentage and .708 OPS against the Diamondbacks this season.
Stats and Records
Team Comparison
  W/L Strk H A
Arizona 92-68 L1 52-29 40-39
Kansas City 79-81 W1 42-37 37-44
Last Meeting
Arizona Kansas City
Date Away Home Avg HR OPS Avg HR OPS
9/29/17 ARI 1 KC 2 .194 1 .641 .300 1 .816
Player Stats
Season Series
Batting Player Avg Hits OPS
Arizona A. Pollock .667 2 1.417
Kansas City M. Moustakas .750 3 1.500
Offense Player HR Runs RBI
Arizona J. Lamb 1 1 1
Kansas City M. Cabrera 1 3 2
Pitching ERA Avg K
Arizona 2.25 .194 7
Kansas City 1.00 .300 11
Season
Batting Player Avg Hits OPS
Arizona P. Goldschmidt .300 166 .974
Kansas City E. Hosmer .317 190 .874
Offense Player HR Runs RBI
Arizona P. Goldschmidt 36 117 120
Kansas City M. Moustakas 38 75 85
Pitching ERA Avg K
Arizona 3.68 .254 1461
Kansas City 4.60 .260 1201