MLB: Vargas, Royals too much for Twins
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Jason Vargas pitched seven scoreless innings and the Kansas City Royals improved to 8-0 when scoring at least four runs with a 5-0 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Friday at Kauffman Stadium.
It was the fourth straight victory for Kansas City, which entered the streak with the worst record in the American League. The Royals now are tied with the Detroit Tigers for first place in the American League Central.