Vargas, Nunez Lead Twins Over White Sox, 11-4The Twins broke loose for five runs in the fifth inning to break a 3-all tie.
Quintana Comes Up Short An White Sox Fall To TwinsEven in a ballpark where the Chicago White Sox have had success, the story was agonizingly familiar for left-hander Jose Quintana. Once again Quintana pitched well, holding the Minnesota Twins to two runs and six hits in seven innings. And once again, his efforts were for naught due to a dearth of run support.
White Sox Fail To Get Big Hit Against TwinsSlumping outfielder Alex Rios snapped his bat over his knee after an eight-inning strikeout. Catcher A.J. Pierzynski broke a bat slamming it against the ground after an earlier strikeout. The Chicago White Sox are beyond frustrated with not driving in baserunners.
White Sox Fall Again To Twins, 6-3For the Chicago White Sox, this seemed like an appropriate All-Star break send-off -- another lousy performance, another loss. For good measure, throw in some extra angst over Jake Peavy's arm, too.