Twins shortstop Alexi Casilla, right, goes flying over the top of Mike Aviles of the Royals after tagging him out trying to steal second base the first inning Wednesday in Kansas City. Associated Press
Young homer power Twins
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- Delmon Young homered and drove in two runs and the Minnesota Twins beat the Kansas City Royals 4-2 on Wednesday night to snap a season-long five-game losing streak.
Young, the first overall pick in the 2003 draft, hit his 20th homer with one out in the seventh on a full-count changeup from Gil Meche (0-5). The ball clipped the left-field pole.
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