The Minnesota Twins ended their four game losing streak with an 8-5 win Monday night against the Royals in Kansas City.

Miguel Sano extended his 15 game hitting streak against the Royals with a two-run home run, and Eddie Rosario added a three-run double. Brian Dozier's singled in the sixth inning -- scoring Mitch Garver. Garver would add a two-run double in the ninth.

Minnesota starter Lance Lynn pitched six innings to earn his second straight win.

Minnesota continues to hover just below .500 at 22-27, but still remain just three and a half games behind the first place Cleveland Indians.

Tonight:  Minnesota at Kansas City. First pitch 7:15 PM, CT (TV: Fox Sports North, Radio: 1240 WJON.)