MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUNDUP: Royals back above .500 thanks to 7-2 drubbing of Minnesota
Kansas City third baseman Mike Moustakas left the yard twice and knocked in four runs to lift the Royals past the Twins 7-2 in the opener of a three-game set at Target Field. Ervin Santana grabbed his seventh win of the season, holding the Twins to two runs over seven innings and striking out eight. Kansas City moved to 52-and-51 on the year, sitting above .500 for the first time since May 18th. The Royals have won seven in-a-row. Joe Mauer and Ryan Doumit each had an RBI for Minnesota.