Kansas City Royals designated hitter Kendrys Morales, right, high-fives first base coach Rusty Kuntz after the Royals defeated the Minnesota Twins 3-1 in a baseball game, Monday, June 8, 2015, in Minneapolis. Morales hit a two-run home run off Twins pitcher Phil Hughes in the second inning. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)
Kansas City Royals designated hitter Kendrys Morales, right, high-fives first base coach Rusty Kuntz after the Royals defeated the Minnesota Twins 3-1 in a baseball game, Monday, June 8, 2015, in Minneapolis. Morales hit a two-run home run off Twins pitcher Phil Hughes in the second inning. (AP Photo/Jim Mone) Jim Mone AP
Kansas City Royals designated hitter Kendrys Morales, right, high-fives first base coach Rusty Kuntz after the Royals defeated the Minnesota Twins 3-1 in a baseball game, Monday, June 8, 2015, in Minneapolis. Morales hit a two-run home run off Twins pitcher Phil Hughes in the second inning. (AP Photo/Jim Mone) Jim Mone AP
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