Santana, KC quiet Twins
MINNEAPOLIS — The Kansas Royals beat the Minnesota Twins on Tuesday night at Target Field thanks to great pitching and the bat of Mike Moustakas.
Moustakas hit two home runs and led the Royals to a 7-2 win in the opening game of the series.
Santana pitched seven strong innings for Kansas City. He threw 113 pitches, giving up two runs, four hits and one walk. He also collected eight strikeouts and befuddled Twins batters all night.
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