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Youkilis Injured As White Sox Thump Twins

Last updated on Thursday, July 26, 2012

(Chicago, IL) - Dayan Viciedo and Alex Rios hit two-run home runs as the Chicago White Sox completed a three-game series sweep of Minnesota, beating the Twins 8-2.

Viciedo added a two-run single to finish with four runs batted in.

Kevin Youkilis hit an RBI single in the third but turned his ankle while rounding first base and left the game in the fourth for a pinch hitter.

Youkilis said after the game that he expects to play in the Sox' next game Friday night in Texas.

Jake Peavy allowed an earned run over six innings to get the win and impove to 8-7.

Twins starter Nick Blackburn gave up all eight Chicago runs over four and-a-third innings to drop to 4-6.

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