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      David's Lough powers Royals to win over Twins.


      David Lough hit three doubles, then launched a tiebreaking home run in the eighth inning that led the Kansas City Royals over the Minnesota Twins 9-8 Sunday.


      Lough hit his second homer of the season, sending a drive off Jared Burton (1-5) into the right-field seats for an 8-7 lead.


      Lough scored four runs and drove in three.


      Eric Hosmer added a solo homer in the ninth for the Royals.


      Johnny Giavotella had three hits.


      Aaron Crow (5-3) pitched 1 2-3 scoreless innings.


      Greg Holland got his 17th save in 19 chances despite giving up a home run to Trevor Plouffe in the ninth.

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