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Twins-Kansas City game recap

  • April 12, 2014 - 7:54 PM

GAME RECAP

Impact player

Ricky Nolasco, Twins

After coming in with a 9.00 ERA in his first two starts, the righthander held the Royals to one run over eight innings for his first victory with his new team.

BY THE NUMBERS

5 Career leadoff homers for Brian Dozier.

6 Unearned runs against Royals righthander James Shields, a career high.

17 Twins runs over the first two games of this series.

106 Career home runs for Joe Mauer, moving him into sixth on the Twins’ all-time list.

ON DECK

Joe Mauer is 7-for-18 with six RBI in his career against Royals righthander Jason Vargas. The teams wrap up their series Sunday.

LA VELLE E. NEAL III

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