• Minnesota Twins center fielder Danny Santana dives to catch a fly to right by Kansas City Royals' Omar Infante during the fourth inning of a baseball game in Minneapolis, Monday, May 23, 2016. The Royals won 10-4. (AP Photo/Ann Heisenfelt)

    Nolasco falters badly in Twins’ 10-4 loss to Royals

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — In his three seasons in Minnesota, Ricky Nolasco has become the poster child for the ailing Twins franchise.

  • Kansas City Royals' Lorenzo Cain (6) follows through on a one-run double off Minnesota Twins starting pitcher Ricky Nolasco during the first inning of a baseball game in Minneapolis, Monday, May 23, 2016. (AP Photo/Ann Heisenfelt)

    Perez has 5 hits as Royals beat Twins 10-4

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Salvador Perez had a career-high five hits, including a double, a triple and an RBI, to lead the Kansas City Royals to a 10-4 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Monday night.

  • Royals place Gordon on DL with fractured right wrist

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — When Alex Gordon and Mike Moustakas collided while chasing a foul ball on Sunday, the Kansas City Royals gasped at the prospects of losing two All-Stars on one play.

  • Minnesota Twins' Trevor Plouffe, left, and Brian Dozier stand by the dugout fence in the waning moments of the team's 9-3 loss to the Toronto Blue Jays in a baseball game Friday, May 20, 2016, in Minneapolis. The Twins now own the worst record in the majors following a win by Atlanta over Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)

    Twins all alone with worst record after 9-3 thumping by Jays

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Twins are all alone at the bottom.

  • New Timberwolves regime will not retain Newton, Kander

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — When Minnesota Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor decided to hire Tom Thibodeau as coach and president of basketball operations and Scott Layden as general manager, many in the organization braced for sweeping changes to the front office and coaching staff.