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Six-run inning boosts Twins as Royals remain winless on road

Kansas City Royals’ Nori Aoki watches the flight of his hit into foul territory during the eighth inning of a baseball game against the Minnesota Twins in Minneapolis on Saturday afternoon.

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MINNEAPOLIS — After adding Ricky Nolasco and Phil Hughes in the offseason, the Twins expected their rotation to be better.
Instead, the offense has been the biggest turnaround for Minnesota.
Joe Mauer hit his first home run of the season, Brian Dozier connected for his fourth and Nolasco earned his initial win with the Twins in a 7-1 victory Saturday over the Kansas City Royals.
“I feel like, one through nine, everybody today had at least three hard-hit balls each, and that’s a tell-tale sign an offense is clicking,” said Dozier, who tied for the AL lead in homers. “Been ...

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