Justin Verlander returned to help the Tigers take the second game of Saturday’s doubleheader.
The Twins scored seven runs off starter Buck Farmer, who lasted just 1.1 innings and ran his ERA to 15.63 in his second career start.
Robbie Ray lasted just 1.1 innings, giving up six runs and six hits, eventually leading to infielder Andrew Romine getting on the mound in the eighth inning.
Trevor May was better Monday night, but it wasn’t enough for the Minnesota Twins.
The Kansas City Royals scored seven runs in the second inning. Then they really started hitting the ball.
Eduardo Nunez was caught straying too far from first base.
Josh Willingham’s tiebreaking home run in the eighth inning sent the Minnesota Twins to a 4-3 victory over the Cleveland Indians on Monday night.
Another series loss has the Minnesota Twins contemplating their trade-deadline options.
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The Minnesota Twins’ offense gave Kyle Gibson a reprieve, scoring five runs in the second inning to put him back at square one after he had surrendered five in the first. It didn’t make any difference. It wasn’t his night.