GAME RECAP

Impact player

Alex Gordon, Royals

With one swing, he turned KC’s third loss in a row into his second career game-winning home run.

BY THE NUMBERS

0 Runs allowed by Ricky Nolasco over seven innings, his first shutout performance as a Twin.

10 Consecutive games with a hit by Twins rookie Danny Santana, who has 37 hits in August.

2 Walk-off home runs allowed by Glen Perkins in his career.

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