Twins even series with Royals

Twins even series with Royals

Joe Crede launched a three-run homer as the Minnesota Twins defeated the Kansas City Royals 7-1 Wednesday night, and evened the three-game series at the Metrodome.

Minnesota won the game as -200 favorites, but the eight runs fell UNDER the night’s posted over/under (9).

Francisco Liriano whiffed eight batters over seven innings for the win, while allowing just three hits and one run.

Willie Bloomquist belted a solo home run for the Royals. Brian Bannister was rocked for seven runs over six innings in the loss.