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Royals 6, Twins 4: Hughes gives up a bunch of dingers

Royals 6, Twins 4: Hughes gives up a bunch of dingers

The offense couldn’t quite catch up after Hughes’ rough start. In game 1 of today’s doubleheader, Phil Hughes did not have his best stuff. The trouble started in the 2nd, when Salvador Perez hit a deep 2 run homer to left center to give the Royals a 2-0 lead. In the 4th, another 2 run homer, this time by Jorge Bonifacio made it 4-0. The next batter, Brandon Moss decided to join the fun and hit a solo homer to make it 5-0. Hughes did not pitch in the 5th, as Adam Wilk replaced him. The Twins finally decided to start scoring runs on Jake Junis. With 1 out, Jason Castro and Byron...

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