Minnesota Twins' Jim Thome waits to congratulate Delmon Young after he and Young scored on a J.J. Hardy hit off Kansas City Royals pitcher Brian Bannister in the third inning of a baseball game Tuesday, Sept. 7, 2010, in Minneapolis. Thome later hit a solo home run in the sixth, his 22nd of the season, in the Twins' 10-3 win. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)

Photo by: Jim Mone

Minnesota Twins' Jim Thome waits to congratulate Delmon Young after he and Young scored on a J.J. Hardy hit off Kansas City Royals pitcher Brian Bannister in the third inning of a baseball game Tuesday, Sept. 7, 2010, in Minneapolis. Thome later hit a solo home run in the sixth, his 22nd of the season, in the Twins' 10-3 win. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)