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Probable Pitchers

Minnesota Twins @ Kansas City Royals

, Kauffman Stadium
Lance Lynn, RHP
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After a rough first month, Lynn has pitched well so far in May, going 2-1 with a 3.98 ERA in four outings. He is coming off arguably his best start of the season, throwing 6 2/3 scoreless innings in a 6-0 win over the Tigers.

Jakob Junis, RHP
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Junis will start the series opener against the Twins as the Royals return to Kansas City. He allowed two runs and five hits across five innings his last time out in a no-decision against the Cardinals.

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Minnesota Twins @ Kansas City Royals

, Kauffman Stadium
Kyle Gibson, RHP
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Gibson has dropped his last two outings, allowing eight runs over 11 1/3 combined innings. That continued a stretch of tough luck for the right-hander, who has pitched well at times but hasn’t earned a win since his season debut March 31.

Danny Duffy, LHP
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Duffy will get the ball in Game 2 against the Twins. He’ll look to build on the momentum he gained in his last start, when he threw 7 2/3 innings of one-run ball to earn his second win of the year.

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Minnesota Twins @ Kansas City Royals

, Kauffman Stadium
Fernando Romero, RHP
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Romero was outstanding against the Mariners in his last start, allowing two runs and striking out seven over seven innings. But the rookie was outdueled by Seattle ace left-hander James Paxton in a 2-1 loss.

Brad Keller, RHP
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Keller will start the series finale vs. the Twins in place of the injured Eric Skoglund. He has been a steady force in the bullpen this season with a 2.01 ERA, but he had primarily worked as a starter before being acquired by K.C. this offseason.

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Oakland Athletics @ Kansas City Royals

, Kauffman Stadium
To Be Announced

To Be Announced

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