Final in 11

Series: Game 1 of 3

Minnesota leads 1-0 (as of 7/20)

Game 1: Friday, July 20
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Kansas City1
Game 2: Saturday, July 21
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Kansas City7
Game 3: Sunday, July 22
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Kansas City5

Twins 2

(39-54, 20-24 away)

Royals 1

(39-53, 16-29 home)

    8:10 PM ET, July 20, 2012

    Kauffman Stadium, Kansas City, Missouri 

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    W: C. Fien (1-0)

    L: J. Broxton (1-2)

    S: G. Perkins (5)

    Game Notes

    TWINS THIRD BASEMAN TREVOR PLOUFFE'S HITTING STREAK ENDED AT 17 GAMES.
    TREVOR PLOUFFE LEFT THE GAME IN THE TOP OF THE NINTH INNING WITH A BRUISED RIGHT THUMB.

    Game Information

    StadiumKauffman Stadium, Kansas City, MO
    Attendance25,719 (67.9% full) - % is based on regular season capacity
    Game Time3:23
    Weather93 degrees, clear
    Wind12 mph
    UmpiresHome Plate - D.J. Reyburn, First Base - Jeff Kellogg, Second Base - Eric Cooper, Third Base - Marty Foster