Cincinnati Reds to visit the Oakland Athletics
Oakland, California; Wednesday, 10 p.m. EDT
BOTTOM LINE: Oakland and Cincinnati will meet at Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum on Wednesday.
The Athletics are 11-8 on their home turf. Oakland’s team on-base percentage of .316 is fourth in the American League. Matt Chapman leads the club with an OBP of .384.
The Reds are 6-13 in road games. Cincinnati has hit 54 home runs this season, sixth in the MLB. Eugenio Suarez leads the team with 10, averaging one every 11.8 at-bats.
LAST 10 GAMES: Athletics: 2-8, .221 batting average, 4.72 ERA, outscored by 12 runs
Reds: 4-6, .238 batting average, 4.33 ERA, outscored opponents by seven runs
Athletics Injuries: Blake Treinen: day-to-day (elbow), Sean Manaea: 60-day IL (shoulder), Daniel Gossett: 60-day IL (elbow), Marco Estrada: 10-day IL (lumbar strain), Jharel Cotton: 60-day IL (elbow), Nick Martini: 10-day IL (knee), Khris Davis: day-to-day (hip), Mark Canha: 10-day IL (wrist), Chris Herrmann: 60-day IL (knee).