GAME RECAP

IMPACT PLAYER

Eric Hosmer, Royals

A 4-for-4 day (and 11 hits in the series) helped trigger KC’s 11-run outburst.

BY THE NUMBERS

30 Hits by Hosmer against the Twins this season, two short of the franchise record.

3 Triples by Byron Buxton in September, more than 25 teams have this month.

ON DECK

After the Twins take Monday off, the Padres will make their fourth-ever visit to Minnesota.

PHIL MILLER