Twins Get Blanked By Royals
The Twins lost their 4th straight game 4-0 in Kansas City Tuesday night. Bruce Chen threw 8 shutout innings with 2 hits allowed and 8 strikeouts to get the win. Chen gets the win and improves to 11-7. Carl Pavano allowed 11 hits and 3 earned runs in 7 innings to take the loss for the Twins. He drops to 8-12. Minnesota managed just 3 hits for the game.
The Twins are 59-88 and will wrapup the 2-game series at Kansas City today at 3:10, pregame on WJON at 2:40. Righthander Liam Hendriks (0-1) gets the start on the mound for the Twins and righthander Luke Hochevar (10-11) toes the rubber for the Royals.