IMPACT PLAYER: Eric Hosmer, Royals

Lines a bullet into right-field corner in 9th; by time Twins relayed it home, winning run had scored

 

BY THE NUMBERS

2 Walk-off losses by the Twins in the four-game series

45 AL-leading extra-base-hit total for Brian Dozier, who doubled Sunday

3 Hits allowed by Ervin Santana in his eight-inning Twins debut

 

ON DECK

Phil Hughes faces Wei-Yin Chen and the Orioles on Monday at Target Field.

PHIL MILLER