Gonsalves Struggles in MLB Debut for Twins

Minnesota Twins pitcher Stephen Gonsalves makes his major league debut as he throws against the Chicago White Sox in the first inning. Photo: AP/Jim Mone
Minnesota Twins pitcher Stephen Gonsalves makes his major league debut as he throws against the Chicago White Sox in the first inning.

August 20, 2018 10:20 PM

Matt Davidson homered, Lucas Giolito struck out six in six innings and the Chicago White Sox spoiled Stephen Gonsalves' major league debut by holding off the Minnesota Twins for an 8-5 victory on Monday night.

Gonsalves allowed four runs on six hits in 1 1/3 innings.
    
Playing without manager Rick Renteria, Chicago won for the fourth time in five games in the makeup of snowed-out April contest. Davidson drove in three runs, and Jose Abreu had two hits and two RBIs.
    
Renteria experienced lightheadedness before the game and was taken to a hospital as a precaution. Bench coach Joe McEwing served as the manager, and the team said tests on Renteria didn't show any problems.
 

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