Giolito fires back at Donaldson, White Sox beat Twins 7-6
Lucas Giolito lobbed an expletive-laced response in Josh Donaldson’s direction after the slugger appeared to yell “Not sticky anymore,” after a first-inning homer, overshadowing Gavin Sheets’ successful debut for the White Sox in a 7-6 victory over the Twins.
Twins Take Over First In AL Central With 7-6 Win Over Tigers
Jake Cave hit a pair of home runs, Kenta Maeda finished off his regular season with another strong start and the Minnesota Twins beat the Detroit Tigers 7-6 on Wednesday night to take over sole possession of the AL Central lead for the first time since late August. That’s best-case scenario, so that’s what we’re doing these last few games.”Maeda (6-1) allowed three runs and four hits in six innings with nine strikeouts. “Just generally happy to be starting in the postseason and also at the same time really honored,” Maeda said through a translator. Cabrera hit another three-run homer with two outs in the ninth off Sergio Romo, his ninth home run this season. Maeda is lined up to start the first game next week, followed by José Berríos and Michael Pineda.detroit.cbslocal.com