GAME RECAP

 

IMPACT PLAYER

Eric Hosmer, Royals

His double keyed a three-run sixth, and he had a single and sacrifice fly in the eighth.

 

BY THE NUMBERS

4 Consecutive home-opening losses by the Twins.

45-16 Cumulative score of first seven Twins games.

 

ON DECK

Kyle Gibson, 3-0 against the Royals, will try to stop their winning streak Wednesday.