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Twins hand Royals 11th straight home loss

Twins hand Royals 11th straight home loss

ESPN.com MLB.com Updated Jun 4, 2013
Ryan Doumit homered and drove in a pair of runs Tuesday night, sending the Minnesota Twins to a 3-0 victory and the Kansas City Royals to their franchise-record 11th straight home loss.
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  • Perez returns to KC after missing time in Venezuela

    Perez returns to KC after missing time in Venezuela

    MLB.com Jun 4, 2013
    For eight games, the Royals missed Salvador Perez's enthusiasm and leadership behind the plate, but relief came Tuesday, when he returned to the lineup against the Twins. In a corresponding move, the team optioned catcher Adam Moore to Triple-A Omaha.
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  • Strasburg feels better, has Saturday start in sight

    Strasburg feels better, has Saturday start in sight

    MLB.com Jun 4, 2013
    Stephen Strasburg will throw a bullpen session Wednesday and, if everything goes according to plan, he could pitch against the Twins on Saturday.
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    Twins Blank Royals

    Jun 4
    The Twins handed the Royals their 11th straight home loss.

Sports Columnists

  • Peter King: Late Deacon Jones would have dominated any era; mail

    Jun 4
    You can't say many players from the '40s, '50s and '60s would have dominated today. Be competitive, sure. But dominated? Not many. Deacon Jones, though -- there was a guy who would have been one of the greats whenever he played.
  • Brian Shaw serious target for Brooklyn Nets job -- sources

    Jun 4
    Indiana Pacers assistant coach Brian Shaw is a serious target for the Brooklyn Nets, NBA coaching sources tell ESPN.com's Marc Stein and ESPN The Magazine's Chris Broussard.