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Gio Urshela's two-run homer in the first inning produced the Twins' only runs in a 3-2 defeat to the White Sox in Chicago, the first game of the final series of the season.
A left hamstring injury that has bothered Luis Arraez for months has left him out of the lineup with the season — and chase for the batting title — winding down.
Four of the finalists, who were chosen by a citizen search committee, already work for the St. Paul Police Department.
The American squad, in far from ideal circumstances, sent a message to any global competitors hoping to close the gap.