IMPACT PLAYER

Kelvin Herrera, Royals

When the Twins put the tying and go-ahead runs in scoring position, Herrera’s 101-mph fastball whiffed Brian Dozier and Josh Willingham in the seventh inning.

 

BY THE NUMBERS

1 Stolen bases, and stolen-base attempts, by Josh Willingham, the second consecutive night a Twin has collected steal No. 1

2 Twins baserunners picked off by the Royals

6 Strikeouts by the Twins with runners in scoring position

 

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PHIL MILLER