Preview: Marlins looking to bounce back against visiting Royals
TV: FOX Sports Florida
TIME: Pregame coverage begins at 5:30 p.m.
Royals: Danny Duffy (5-6, 4.89 ERA)
Marlins: Caleb Smith (8-9, 4.30 ERA)
Marlins -114; over/under is 8 runs
Miami and Kansas City will face off on Saturday.
The Marlins are 28-44 in home games. Miami has a team on-base percentage of .295, last in the National League. Garrett Cooper leads the team with a mark of .343.
The Royals are 23-46 on the road. Kansas City has hit 142 home runs as a team this season. Jorge Soler leads them with 40, averaging one every 12.8 at-bats.
Soler leads the Royals with 40 home runs and is batting .251. Ryan O’Hearn is 8-for-24 with a double, two home runs and four RBIs over the last 10 games for Kansas City.
LAST 10 GAMES
Marlins: 3-7, .219 batting average, 5.48 ERA, outscored by 21 runs
Royals: 5-5, .288 batting average, 6.90 ERA, outscored by 23 runs
Marlins Injuries: Jordan Yamamoto: (arm), Drew Steckenrider: (elbow), Julian Fernandez: (elbow), Austin Brice: (forearm), JT Riddle: (forearm), Cesar Puello: (hip), Brian Anderson: (hand), Chad Wallach: (concussion).