Twins overwhelm White Sox with big innings

The Twins scored seven runs in the second inning and 10 more in the fifth to overwhelm the White Sox, 18-9 in Chicago Tuesday night. The Twins used only two extra base hits between the two innings -- a three-run homer from Chris Parmelee and an RBI triple from Trevor Plouffe.
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The Twins scored seven runs in the second inning and 10 more in the fifth to overwhelm the White Sox, 18-9 in Chicago Tuesday night. The Twins used only two extra base hits between the two innings -- a three-run homer from Chris Parmelee and an RBI triple from Trevor Plouffe.

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