As dramatically as Pedro Ciriaco had stroked an eighth-inning pinch homer to give the Red Sox a 3-2 lead before they tacked on another run heading into the ninth inning, Alfredo Aceves gave it all away and then some when he served up a three-run homer to Joe Mauer ias the Twins went on to a 6-4 win before a stunned crowd of 37,914 at Fenway.
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