A come from behind win last night in Minnesotaas the Royals get by the Twins, 2-1. The Kansas Citybats were held quiet until the 9th when Eric Hosmer would hit a two run blast off of Minnesota closer Matt Capps who now has seven blown saves on the season.
Joakim Soria would get into some trouble in the 9th, but would hold on to pick up his 16th save of the season.
Luke Hochevar started the game and gave the Royals seven good innings. He would give up just one run on three hits.
Tim Collins pitched the eighth inning to get the win forKansas City.
The two teams will play again tonight as Jeff Francis will get the ball for the Royals. The Twins will counter with Carl Pavano.
First pitch will be at 6:10.