KC blanks last-place Twins
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- Bruce Chen pitched eight crisp innings, Alex Gordon homered and the Kansas City Royals beat the Minnesota Twins 4-0 on Tuesday night.
Chen (11-7) allowed two singles, struck out eight and walked one. He was 0-2 with a 7.94 ERA in his previous two starts.
Louis Coleman yielded a single to Joe Mauer while finishing the Royals' sixth shutout of the season.
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