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Minnesota Twins second baseman Brian Dozier (2) slides safely under the tag of Kansas City Royals relief pitcher Wade Davis in the eighth inning Sunday at Target Field in Minneapolis. The Twins won 4-3. USA TODAY Sports

Twins sweep Royals


By Patrick Johnson

Sports Xchange

MINNEAPOLIS — An otherwise snappy game ended with a whacky finish.

Two unearned runs on three walks and an error allowed the Minnesota Twins to steal a sweep of the Kansas City Royals with a 4-3 win on Sunday.

With the Royals ahead 3-2 in the eighth inning, an errant throw home by Royals relief pitcher Wade Davis allowed two runs to score, giving the Twins the win.

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