Jason Vargas, Kansas City
The veteran lefthander continued his resurgent season by becoming the first AL pitcher to reach 12 victories in 2017.
BY THE NUMBERS
14-15 The Twins’ record in June, after they went 12-11 in April and 14-12 in May.
9 Unearned runs given up by the Twins in their past three losses.
21 Home runs this season for Royals third baseman Mike Moustakas.
Each team will have a pitcher making his major league debut in Saturday’s doubleheader, with the Royals starting Luke Farrell in Game 1 and the Twins going with Felix Jorge in Game 2.