Twins use late rally to overcome White Sox
Chicago, IL (SportsNetwork.com) - Oswaldo Arcia hit the go-ahead two-run double in the eighth inning and Danny Santana added a solo homer in the ninth, as the Minnesota Twins rallied to claim an 8-6 decision over the Chicago White Sox in the second edition of a three-game series.
Trevor Plouffe finished 4-for-5 with two RBI, while Kurt Suzuki also drove in a run for the Twins, who put a three-game losing streak to rest.
Ryan Pressly (1-0) recorded the final out of the seventh. Glen Perkins closed the door in the ninth to earn his 27th save.
Mark Eaton doubled three times among his four hits and drove in two for the White Sox, who had won two in a row including Friday's 10-8 series opener. Alexei Ramirez added a solo homer and knocked in a pair, while Gordon Beckham hit safely twice and drove in two for the hosts.
Ronald Belisario (4-8) was charged with three runs while recording just one out in the eighth inning.
08/02 22:17:34 ET