Weather Forecast

Minnesota Twins second baseman Alexi Casilla, back, prepares to throw to Michael Cuddyer at first base first over Scott Podsednik of the Kansas City Royals to complete a double play in the third inning Wednesday in Kansas City, Mo. Willie Bloomquist was out at first on the play. The Twins won, 6-4. (Associated Press)

Twins cap sweep of Royals

Email News Alerts

By Doug Tucker, AP Sports Writer

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- OK, so what if they did all their damage against a couple of last-place clubs?


The Minnesota Twins don't care. Hitting 12 home runs while going 6-1 on a seven-game road swing to Baltimore and Kansas City sent them flying back home with a refreshing, renewed sense of confidence.

Get the full story
Subscribe or Log In

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? Activate your account.

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us or call 320-214-4364 and we can help you.