In Reynolds’ 14 games calling balls and strikes, home clubs are a sizzling 13-1. That’s a trend that will appeal to backers of the Oakland A’s ahead of Sunday’s Kansas City Royals-Oakland matchup in the Bay Area.
Jeremy Guthrie (5-5, 5.90 ERA) and Jesse Chavez (4-6, 2.90) are scheduled to get the nod for the Royals and A’s, respectively.
Sportsbooks are currently offering the Athletics in the -145 ballpark. As of 2 p.m. ET, the total was sitting at 7.5.