Kansas City Royals (7-11, fifth in the AL Central) vs. Cincinnati Reds (8-9, second in the AL Central)Cincinnati; Wednesday, 6:40 p.m. EDTPITCHING PROBABLES: Royals: Brad Keller (1-0, .00 ERA, 1.00 WHIP, 7 strikeouts) Reds: Wade Miley (0-1, 27.00 ERA, 3.60 WHIP, 3 strikeouts)LINE: Reds favoured by 1 1/2 runs; over/under is 8 1/2 runsBOTTOM LINE: The Kansas City Royals visit the Cincinnati Reds on Wednesday.The Reds went 41-40 on their home field in 2019. Cincinnati batted .244 as a team last year and hit 227 total home runs.The Royals finished 28-53 in road games in 2019. Kansas City averaged 8.4 hits with 3.0 extra base hits per game and 281 total doubles last year.The teams meet for the first time this season. Cincinnati leads the season series 1-0.INJURIES: Reds: Pedro Strop: (groin), Robert Stephenson: (back), Wade Miley: (groin), Matt Bowman: (right elbow), Mike Moustakas: (left quad).Royals: Glenn Sparkman: (right forearm), Randy Rosario: (undisclosed), Mike Montgomery: (lat strain), Foster Griffin: (forearm), Chance Adams: (undisclosed), Bubba Starling: (right forearm), Nick Heath: (left hamstring), Franchy Cordero: (right wrist), Kelvin Gutierrez: (elbow).___The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.The Associated Press
Joey Votto doubled off the center field wall, scoring Nick Senzel with the winning run in the bottom of the 10th inning as the Cincinnati Reds defeated the visiting Kansas City Royals 6-5 Tuesday. The Reds earned their first walk-off win of the season in their first extra-inning game. The Royals saw their four-game winning streak end.