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Nelson Cruz homer in ninth inning helps Twins hold off Royals 5-4

 

August 24, 2020

Orlin Wagner – Associated Press

Twins closer Taylor Rogers celebrated with catcher Ryan Jeffers after finishing off a 5-4 victory over the Royals in Kansas City, Mo., on Sunday.

KANSAS CITY, MO. – The Twins took off for Cleveland following the game with every right to wish the Royals a good riddance.

"This is a team that's played us exceptionally tough," Twins manager Rocco Baldelli said. "They've beat us up a little bit at times even and to be able to come out on top and go out on a high note was good for our guys."

Maybe it's fitting that the Twins escaped with a 5-4 win over the Royals on Sunday in the final meeting of the regular season between the two teams. The series included several tense games, and this one was no different.

https://www.startribune.com/cruz-homer-in-ninth-helps-twins-hold-off-royals/572200342/

 

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