"I was honestly just trying to hit a ball in the gap somewhere, watch Suzuki run," said Parmelee, who also hit a game-winning homer 10 days ago for Triple-A Rochester.
Parmelee's HR in 9th lifts Twins over Red Sox 8-6 →
"It's huge. It's one of those things that's a confidence builder," said Parmelee, who failed to make the roster out of spring training and cleared waivers before ending up back in the minors yet again. "In the long run, you've got to keep grinding."