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Royals pitchers combine for 16 strikeouts in win over Twins

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Kansas City Royals starting pitcher Danny Duffy follows through on the mound against the Minnesota Twins during a Major League Baseball game on Wednesday night at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo.

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Danny Duffy almost never missed a game when he was recovering from Tommy John surgery.

Sometimes he'd be watching on TV from the team's spring training complex in Arizona. Other times, he'd be watching on television between rehab starts at some minor league outpost.

He finally made his return on Wednesday night and labored through 3 2-3 innings against the Minnesota Twins. He left with the Royals trailing by a run, but this time had a front-row seat to watch as his scrappy bunch of teammates clawed their way back for a 5-2 victory ...

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