David Ortiz homered twice and drove in six runs as the Red Sox beat the Twins, 12-5.
Nick Cafardo writes that Dustin Pedroia is having a superlative season.
The notebook has Mike Napoli looking to make more contact. There are updates on Andrew Bailey and Franklin Morales, too.
Dan Shaughnessy has some picked-up pieces
In the Sunday Baseball Notes, Nick looks at the winners and losers with the season 25 percent in the books.