Duffy scheduled to start for Kansas City against Atlanta
Kansas City, Kansas; Tuesday, 8:15 p.m. EDT
BOTTOM LINE: Ronald Acuna Jr. and the Braves will take on the Royals Tuesday.
The Royals are 29-47 in home games. The Kansas City pitching staff averages 7.8 strikeouts per nine innings, Jakob Junis leads them with a mark of 8.4.
The Braves are 46-30 on the road. Atlanta has a collective on-base percentage of .332, good for third in the National League. Freddie Freeman leads the club with a mark of .379.
Ozzie Albies leads the Braves with 73 extra base hits and is slugging .501. Ronald Acuna Jr. is 9-for-36 with three doubles, three home runs and seven RBIs over the last 10 games for Atlanta.
LAST 10 GAMES: Royals: 2-8, .260 batting average, 5.95 ERA, outscored by 19 runs
Braves: 5-5, .232 batting average, 3.38 ERA, outscored opponents by 10 runs