Twins take down Royals

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(Minneapolis, MN) -- The Twins hit a pair of home runs during a 7-1 win over the Kansas City Royals in Minnesota.

Byron Buxton and Carlos Correa went back-to-back in the bottom of the fourth to break the game open.

Brock Stewart earned the win in relief after Tyler Mahle left the game after the fourth inning with an injury. The Twins have won four of their last five games.

Vinnie Pasquantino hit his fifth home run of the season in the setback. Zack Greinke was charged with his fourth loss after surrendering seven runs in three-and-two-thirds innings. The Royals have dropped four of five.

Minnesota manager Rocco Baldelli met with the media after the game:

The Twins and Royals will continue their four game series on Friday afternoon with first pitch slated for 3:10 p.m. with game coverage avaialable on MLB Network. Pablo Lopez will get the start for Minnesota

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