MLB Game Preview - St. Louis at Kansas City
Mon Sep 21, 2020 8:05 PM EDT

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St. Louis (23-24) at Kansas City (21-29)

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Team Record Comparison

Team Standings GB W-L Aw/Hm Stk L10
St. Louis 3rdNL Central 5.5 23-24 11-11 W1 4-6
Kansas City 5thAL Central 12.0 21-29 10-13 W1 7-3

Team Batting Comparison - 2020 Regular Season

St. Louis Kansas City
Batting Average .239 .244
On Base Percentage .329 .310
Slugging Percentage 0.382 0.400
Runs Scored 199 207
Doubles 60 81
Triples 4 4
Home Runs 45 57
Total Bases 543 666
Walks 169 147
Strikeouts 368 442
Stolen Bases / Attempts 14/23 38/54
Ground Ball/Fly Ball Ratio 1.33 1.45
Runners in Scoring Position Success % 24.9 24.5

Team Pitching Comparison - 2020 Regular Season

St. Louis Kansas City
Earned Run Average 4.05 4.33
WHIP Ratio 1.251 1.381
Batting Average Against 0.217 0.254
On Base Percentage Against .310 .333
Slugging Percentage 0.385 0.422
Shutouts 1 4
Runs Allowed 195 230
Doubles Allowed 58 68
Triples Allowed 2 4
Home Runs Allowed 58 67
Total Bases 541 695
Walks Allowed 173 176
Strikeouts Pitched 359 417
Stolen Bases Against / Attempts 6/12 14/15
Double Plays Fielded 95 127
Ground Ball/Fly Ball Ratio Against 1.454 1.460
Errors 30 28

Scheduled Starting Pitchers

Austin Gomber - STL
Matchup W-L IP H BB K ERA WHIP
Season 0-1 19 14 13 21 2.37 1.421
vs. Opp 0-0 1.2 0 1 2 0.00 0.600
Carlos Hernandez - KC
Matchup W-L IP H BB K ERA WHIP
Season 0-0 9.1 8 2 6 3.86 1.071
vs. Opp Has not pitched vs. St. Louis

Hot Batters (Last 10 team games)

St. Louis AB H R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OBP
P. Goldschmidt 36 9 4 1 4 0 .250 .417 .325
B. Miller 31 5 3 2 3 0 .161 .387 .297
T. Edman 33 9 4 0 3 1 .273 .303 .351
Kansas City AB H R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OBP
S. Perez 21 11 5 2 6 0 .524 1.000 .545
W. Merrifield 43 16 9 2 7 3 .372 .581 .413
A. Mondesi 39 10 10 4 8 7 .256 .590 .310

2020 Regular Season - St. Louis Leads Series 2-1

Date Result Winner Loser
Mon Aug 24 KC 3 @ STL 9 J. Flaherty B. Keller
Tue Aug 25 KC 5 @ STL 4 J. Staumont J. Gant
Wed Aug 26 KC 5 @ STL 6 A. Reyes R. Rosario

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