Minnesota Twins' Kennys Vargas (19) is congratulated by Max Kepler after his solo home run off Kansas City Royals starting pitcher Danny Duffy during the sixth inning of a baseball game at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., Thursday, Sept. 29, 2016. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)

Twins avoid sweep, beat Royals in the 9th

Byron Buxton tripled, doubled, drove in two runs and scored twice as the Minnesota Twins defeated the Kansas City Royals 7-6 on Thursday nig…