MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Kyle Gibson pitched seven strong innings, C.J. Cron and Ehire Adrianza each drove in four runs and the Minnesota Twins beat the Chicago White Sox 8-1 on Saturday for their 10th win in 11 games.
Gibson (5-2) gave up five hits and walked none while striking out nine. His only blemish was José Abreu’s leadoff homer in the fourth inning. Gibson retired 10 of the last 11 batters he faced.
Adrianza had three hits, including his fourth home run of the season, while Cron and Jorge Polanco each had two hits for Minnesota.
Abreu doubled and homered for the White Sox, who have lost the first two games of the series.