The Royals snapped the Twins' 5-game win streak with a 9-4 win over Minnesota at Target Field last night.  Kansas City took a 5-1 lead in the 2nd inning with a 4-run inning highlighted by a 3-run home run from Adelberto Mondesi.  Twins' starter Aaron Slegers allowed 7 hits and 5 earned runs in 1 1/3 innings to take the loss and drop to 1-1.

The Twins got a solo home run from Brian Dozier.  Eduardo Escobar, Max Kepler and Robbie Grossman each had 1 hit and 1 RBI.

The Twins and Royals wrap up the 3-game series at 12:10 today, pregame on WJON at 11:30.  Right hander Lance Lynn will pitch for the Twins.