GAME RECAP

IMPACT PLAYER

Miguel Sano, Twins

His bases-loaded triple in the seventh inning turned the game into a rout and gave him five RBI in the season’s first two games.

BY THE NUMBERS

9 Walks by Royals pitchers, running their total to 16 in two games.

4 Walks by Jason Castro, but he needed a fifth to equal the franchise record.

15,171 The announced attendance for the afternoon game, the smallest crowd in Target Field history.

6 Innings pitched by Twins relievers in two games, each of them scoreless.

ON DECK

The Twins get another afternoon shot at the Royals before heading to Chicago.