Thursday, August 12, 2010
Twins Split First 2 Games with White Sox
The Twins and White Sox came into the series tied. After the first 2 games, it is still tied. On Tuesday night, the Minnesota Twins defeated the Chicago White Sox 12-6 in which 5 different Twins players homered. Scott Baker picked up his 10th win on the year and the Twins provided the offense for him. JJ Hardy, Jim Thome, Joe Mauer, Michael Cuddyer, and Jason Kubel all hit homers. On Wednesday night, the Chicago White Sox were victorious, winning 6-1. John Danks pitched 8 innings and surrendering only 1 run. Glen Perkins lasted 4 2/3 innings giving up 5 runs. Overall, the Twins did not play a good game having 2 errors with only 6 hits to show for it. The rubber match is tonight with Francisco Liriano vs. Gavin Floyd on the mound.