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Twins Top Royals

Justin Morneau had two hits and an RBI as the Twins topped the Royals 3-1 in the opener of a four-game series at Target Field.  Oswaldo Arcia and Pedro Florimon also plated a run each for Minnesota, which was coming off a 1-and-4 road trip.  Samuel Deduno tossed seven innings of one-run ball to up his mark to 4-and-2.  The series continues tonight.

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