IMPACT PLAYER

Kyle Gibson, Twins

Never allowed a Royal to reach third, allowing only two hits, both singles, in seven innings

 

BY THE NUMBERS

1 Stolen bases, and stolen-base attempts, by Trevor Plouffe, after second-inning theft

.475 Sam Fuld’s on-base percentage in July, second-best in the majors

71 Career ejections by Twins manager Ron Gardenhire, four this season

 

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Phil Hughes returns from a leg injury to face K.C. lefthander Danny Duffy.

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