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Royals Score 6 Runs In 8th To Beat Twins 6-1

The Twins’ Phil Hughes was so sharp through seven innings Wednesday night that Royals manager Ned Yost kept looking up at the scoreboard and doing a double-take.

08/27/2014

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Willingham’s 3 RBIs Vs His Former Team Lead Royals

Josh Willingham returned to Target Field and hit a bases-clearing double in Kansas City’s five-run fourth inning, and the surging Royals hung on to beat the Minnesota Twins 6-5 on Friday night.

08/15/2014

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Escobar, Ventura Lead Royals Past Twins, 6-3

Alcides Escobar hit a two-run triple and Yordano Ventura pitched seven effective innings as the Kansas City Royals defeated the Minnesota Twins 6-3 Thursday.

07/31/2014

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Base-Running Blunders Doom Twins In 3-2 Loss In KC

Danny Duffy trudged off the mound with the bases loaded and his team trailing by a run, and took a seat in the dugout to watch Jason Frasor try to bail him out.

07/30/2014

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Royals’ Offense Shut Down In 2-1 Loss To Twins

James Shields acknowledged that he didn’t have his best stuff Tuesday night.

07/29/2014

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Vargas Pitches Royals To Victory, 4-0 Over Twins

Jason Vargas threw seven scoreless innings, Raul Ibanez homered in his second game for Kansas City and the Royals beat the Minnesota Twins 4-0 Wednesday.

07/02/2014

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Twins Lose Mauer To Injury But Beat Royals 10-2

Joe Mauer drove in two runs before leaving with an injury, Eduardo Nunez homered and the Minnesota Twins beat the Kansas City Royals 10-2 Tuesday night.

07/01/2014

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Mauer Leaves Game With Strained Muscle In Side

Twins first baseman Joe Mauer has left Minnesota’s game against the Kansas City Royals with a strained muscle in his right side.

07/01/2014

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Royals Beat Twins 6-1 In Series Opener

Alcides Escobar tied a career high with four RBIs on two doubles and Salvador Perez homered to lift the Kansas City Royals to a 6-1 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Monday night.

06/30/2014

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Twins Shut Down By Vargas In 5-0 Loss To Royals

Ricky Nolasco was virtually unhittable a week ago in Minnesota, shutting down the scuffling Royals over eight innings in an easy victory that came amid a three-game sweep.

04/18/2014

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MN Native’s YouTube Lorde Parody Takes Off

A comedian from Minnesota is having a little fun at the expense of one of the biggest songs on the radio, Lorde’s “Royals.” Molly Dworsky is a Hopkins native trying to make it big in comedy in Los Angeles. In her new parody video, she sings about not having accomplished much at 26 compared to Lorde, who is still a teenager.

01/09/2014

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What’s Coach Johnson Want From Bethel Players? Obedience, Focused Play

In the late ‘80s, conventional wisdom suggested Bethel would not compete in the MIAC in football. Back then Steve Johnson showed up, and the Royals are playing in their ninth NCAA playoff. He’s got discipline but he’s got a connection to his players that creates a culture.

11/28/2013

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Twins Whiff Their Way To Record, Lose Again

 With 31 games to go, the Minnesota Twins have already set a team record for strikeouts in a season.

08/28/2013

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Shields Leads Royals Over Twins

James Shields was sharp for 7 1-3 innings, Alex Gordon had three RBIs, and the Kansas City Royals scored five runs in the eighth inning to beat the Minnesota Twins 6-1 on Tuesday.

08/27/2013

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Duffy, Bullpen Help Royals To 5-2 Win Over Twins

The Kansas City bullpen picked up starter Danny Duffy when he labored in his return from Tommy John surgery, keeping the Minnesota Twins guessing Wednesday night and sending the Royals to a 5-2 victory and series win.

08/07/2013

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Albers Dazzles In Debut As Twins Top Royals 7-0

Andrew Albers allowed four hits while pitching into the ninth inning in his major league debut Tuesday night, easily outdueling Royals ace James Shields and leading the Minnesota Twins to a 7-0 victory over Kansas City. The first big leaguer from Saskatchewan in more than 20 years, Albers at one point retired 15 straight.

08/06/2013

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Royals Top Twins 4-3 For 8th Straight Win

Alex Gordon hit a two-out triple in the seventh inning and then scored the go-ahead run for Kansas City on an error by Minnesota, and the Royals won their eighth straight game with a 4-3 victory over the Twins on Wednesday night.

07/31/2013

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Mauer Returns, But Twins Fall To Royals 7-2

Ervin Santana heard his name bandied about in trade rumors in recent weeks, with yet another season threatening to swirl down the drain in Kansas City.

07/30/2013

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Royals Rally For 7-3 Victory Over Twins

Lorenzo Cain hit a two-run homer during a four-run eighth inning and the Kansas City Royals rallied for a 7-3 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Thursday night.

06/06/2013

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Royals Beat Twins 4-1 To End 11-Game Home Skid

Jeremy Guthrie lasted six shaky innings and the Kansas City bullpen held off the Minnesota Twins the rest of the way Wednesday night, wrapping up a 4-1 victory that ended the Royals’ franchise-record 11-game home losing streak.

06/05/2013

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Pelfrey Roughed Up As Twins Topped By Royals

Mike Pelfrey gave his fan section little to applaud against the Kansas City Royals. Pelfrey gave up five runs in the first and lasted just two innings as the Minnesota Twins lost 7-4 on Tuesday night.

04/09/2013

Bethel freshman basketball star Rachel Parupsky dominated in the MIAC in points, rebounds and blocks to net national Rookie of the Year honors -- but she grapples with an irrational fear of cereal. (credit: Bethel/Carl Schmuland)

Beyond Bounds: The D3Hoops Rookie Of The Year Irrationally Fears … Cereal

Before freshman Rachel Parupsky even donned a Bethel basketball jersey, she came all too close to giving it up.

03/30/2013

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Twins Rally Late To Beat Royals In 10 Innings

Denard Span had a game-ending RBI double in the 10th inning and the Minnesota Twins rallied for a 4-3 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Thursday night.

09/13/2012

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Mauer Not Playing For Twins Against Royals

Minnesota Twins All-Star Joe Mauer is not in the lineup for the second straight night after being scratched in the series opener against Kansas City with back spasms.

09/12/2012

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