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Minnesota Twins relief pitcher Glen Perkins (15) celebrates with Minnesota Twins catcher Kurt Suzuki (8) after beating the Chicago White Sox at Target Field. The Twins won 4-3. M. Jesse Johnson-USA TODAY Sports

Twins beat White Sox with three-run fifth


MINNEAPOLIS - Designated hitter Joe Mauer hit a two-run double and scored on a single by first baseman Kendrys Morales to cap a three-run fifth inning, and the Minnesota Twins held on for a 4-3 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Saturday.

Morales, making his Twins debut at first base, chased Andre Rienzo (4-5), who allowed four runs on seven hits while walking two and striking out three in 4 1/3 innings.

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