Cruz hits 2 of 4 homers by Twins in 8-5 win over Royals

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Cruz hits 2 of 4 homers by Twins in 8-5 win over Royals
Cruz hits 2 of 4 homers by Twins in 8-5 win over Royals

With the Minnesota Twins facing an early deficit, Nelson Cruz fixed that with one big swing. The 39-year-old designated hitter has sure had his hand in a lot of this team's remarkable success. Cruz hit two of Minnesota's four home runs and matched his season high with five RBIs, igniting another impressive power display by the Twins during an 8-5 victory on Thursday night over the Kansas City Royals to keep their American League Central lead at four games — with nine games to go. "I think everyone looks forward to every at-bat that he has," Twins manager Rocco Baldelli said. Miguel Sanó homered and hit the tiebreaking RBI double in the fifth following the ejection of Royals starter Mike Montgomery,

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