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Twins 4, Royals 1

Twins 4, Royals 1

MINNEAPOLIS — Phil Hughes pitched seven sharp innings, and the Twins snapped the Royals' three-game winning streak. Rookie Yordano Ventura had allowed one hit before Minnesota broke through in the seventh. With runners on second and third, Ventura threw a 99-mph fastball that shattered Danny Santana's bat, but Santana reached when Billy Butler threw late to home to try to get Kurt Suzuki. Brian Dozier followed with a go-ahead double.

Twins 4, Royals 1 08/16/14 [Last modified: Saturday, August 16, 2014 10:33pm]
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