Royals-Twins postponed; twin bill on Sunday

MINNEAPOLIS -- Saturday's game between the Royals and Twins at Target Field was postponed due to inclement weather. The game be made up Sunday as part of a straight doubleheader starting at 1:10 p.m. CT.

Right-hander Ian Kennedy of Kansas City was scheduled to start opposite Minnesota left-hander Adalberto Mejia on Saturday. The Royals' pitching plans for the doubleheader were not yet known, while Mejia has been rescheduled to start the second game on Sunday, with right-hander Phil Hughes starting Game 1.

Minnesota has won all six meetings against Kansas City this season.

Shane Jackson is a reporter for based in Minneapolis. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.