Wednesday Single Game Tickets: Royals vs. Yankees June 12

The New York Yankees (48-21) visit the Kansas City Royals (39-29) at 8:10 PM ET on Wednesday, a game featuring two of MLB‘s most consistent batters. Juan Soto has an average of .316 (fourth in league) for the Yankees, and Bobby Witt Jr. is third at .321 for the Royals.

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Yankees vs. Royals Game Info and Tickets

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Probable Pitchers Stats

The probable starters are Cody Poteet (2-0) for the Yankees and Dan Altavilla for the Royals.

Poteet Altavilla
3 GS 0
2-0 W-L 0-0
1.72 ERA 0.00
15.2 IP 1
4 BB 0
11 SO 2

Yankees vs. Royals Players to Watch

Yankees

  • Aaron Judge is slashing .309/.437/.712 for New York this season with 25 home runs (1st in MLB), 62 RBI (1st in MLB) and an OPS of 1.149 (1st in MLB). He has a 24.1% strikeout rate and an 18.2% walk rate in 303 plate appearances, and he has scored 52 total runs. Judge has recorded five steals on five attempts.
  • In 298 plate appearances, Soto has hit 17 long balls (6th in MLB), tallied 53 RBI (4th in MLB) and scored 52 runs (3rd in MLB). He is batting .316/.426/.594 and has posted a 16.1% strikeout rate and a 16.4% walk rate. Soto has recorded four steals on six attempts.
  • So far this season, Anthony Volpe has a .274 BA, .334 OBP and .423 SLG with a 21.2% strikeout rate and a 7.4% walk rate in 311 plate appearances for the Yankees. He has hit six dingers, recorded 25 RBI and scored 48 runs. Volpe has been an effective base runner, totaling 12 steals on 15 attempts.
  • Alex Verdugo has posted a strikeout rate of 13.7% and a walk rate of 7.7% while slashing .263/.317/.428 in 271 plate appearances. He has crushed eight home runs and totaled 35 RBI. Verdugo has come around to score 32 runs.

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Royals

  • Witt is hitting for a .321 BA, .371 OBP and .558 SLG with a 17.2% strikeout rate and a 7.3% walk rate. His OPS is .929 , which ranks 7th in MLB, and he has scored 56 runs. In 302 plate appearances, he has crushed 11 home runs and driven in 48 runs. Witt has been crafty on the base paths, recording 19 steals on 26 attempts.
  • In 303 plate appearances, Maikel Garcia has hit five long balls, tallied 36 RBI and scored 43 runs. He is batting .251/.299/.373 and has posted a 15.5% strikeout rate and a 6.6% walk rate. Garcia has recorded 16 steals on 16 attempts (9th in MLB).
  • So far this season, Vinnie Pasquantino has a BA of .239, a .313 OBP and a .429 SLG with a .742 OPS. He has recorded seven dingers and 43 RBI with 30 runs scored. Pasquantino has posted a 9.2% walk rate and a 13.7% strikeout rate.
  • Salvador Perez has posted a .296 BA this season with a .369 OBP, a .483 SLG and a .853 OPS. He has scored 26 runs. Perez has totaled 10 home runs and 42 RBI with a 7.8% walk rate and a 17.5% strikeout rate.

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Yankees vs. Royals Stats

Yankees Royals
5 Runs Scored (PG) 4.9
5 MLB Rank (RPG) 6
3.2 Runs Allowed (PG) 3.9
1 MLB Rank (RAPG) 7
.255 Batting AVG .252
4 MLB Rank (BA) 7
.209 Batting AVG Against .243
1 MLB Rank (BAA) 19
101 Home Runs 69
2 MLB Rank (HR) 14
65 Home Runs Allowed 58
12 MLB Rank (HRA) 4

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