Twins win White Sox series, split doubleheader

Twins win White Sox series, split doubleheader

CHICAGO — — Brooks Lee and Carlos Correa hit consecutive homers. Ryan Jeffers added the go-ahead RBI as the Minnesota Twins split a doubleheader with Wednesday’s 3-2 victory over the Chicago White Sox.

Jeffers brought home Byron Buxton in the seventh inning to break a 2-2 tie and give the Twins the lead for good. They have won nine of 10 games against their AL Central rivals this season.


Martín Maldonado hit a home run for Chicago, which won the season opener 3-1 and ended a three-game losing streak.

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All-Star Correa extended his hitting streak to a dozen games with a home run to right field.

The Twins have hit a home run in 28 consecutive games, a club record, and the longest streak in the majors this season.

After a day off on Thursday, Minnesota heads to the West Coast for a weekend series against the San Francisco Giants.

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