(CHICAGO, IL) - The Chicago White Sox' five-game winning streak is over.
The Minnesota Twins scored six runs in the top of the first and held on for a 7-6 win over the streaking Sox.
Jason Kubel and Luke Hughes hit two-run homers off Chicago starter Jake Peavy in the opening inning.
Jason Repko added a solo shot off Jason Frasor in the seventh that proved to be the difference.
Paul Konerko drove in three runs for the White Sox with Brent Lillibridge adding a two-run home run.
The Sox' loss combined with Detroit's win over Kansas City puts Chicago six games behind the first-place Tigers in the AL Central.
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