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David Ortiz

David Ortiz
David Ortiz is the designated hitter for the MLB's Boston Red Sox. Prior to joining the Red Sox in 2003, Ortiz played for the Minnesota Twins and Seattle Mariners. Born in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, Ortiz began his Major League Baseball career in 1992, and has since won two World Series, played in 4 All-Star games, and tops the majors with 177 homers and 541 RBI since 2004. In 2007, Ortiz released his autobiography, "Big Papi: My Story of Big Dreams and Big Hits," which reached the New York Times Bestseller list. He is the spokesman for Reebok, Sharp, Vitamin Water, and XM Satellite Radio. Ortiz and his wife, Jessica, have three children, and currently reside in Weston, Mass. (Photo... Show more »
David Ortiz is the designated hitter for the MLB's Boston Red Sox. Prior to joining the Red Sox in 2003, Ortiz played for the Minnesota Twins and Seattle Mariners. Born in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, Ortiz began his Major League Baseball career in 1992, and has since won two World Series, played in 4 All-Star games, and tops the majors with 177 homers and 541 RBI since 2004. In 2007, Ortiz released his autobiography, "Big Papi: My Story of Big Dreams and Big Hits," which reached the New York Times Bestseller list. He is the spokesman for Reebok, Sharp, Vitamin Water, and XM Satellite Radio. Ortiz and his wife, Jessica, have three children, and currently reside in Weston, Mass. (Photo AP) « Show less

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  • Red Sox even series with 4-2 win over Yankees

    NEW YORK - Left fielder Grady Sizemore hit a go-ahead three-run home run with one out in the top of the sixth inning and Jon Lester pitched effectively into the seventh as the Boston Red Sox evened their four-game series at Yankee Stadium with a 4-2...
  • Ellsbury Gone, But Not Forgotten By Red Sox Fans

    Ellsbury Gone, But Not Forgotten By Red Sox Fans
    NEW YORK — Jacoby Ellsbury will get his ring Friday. The ringing in his ears will have to wait until April 22. Red Sox general manager Ben Cherington and manager John Farrell will present Ellsbury with his 2013 World Series bling — all 14-...
  • Pineda, Yankees Bullpen Shut Down Red Sox

    Pineda, Yankees Bullpen Shut Down Red Sox
    NEW YORK -- Right-hander Michael Pineda flashed a broad smile, rookie second baseman Dean Anna talked how he dreamt his first career home run would happen at Wrigley Field and right-hander David Phelps matter-of-factly discussed getting his first save....
  • Yankees take opener against Red Sox

    NEW YORK -- Right-hander Michael Pineda allowed one run and four hits in six-plus innings and the New York Yankees opened a four-game series against the Boston Red Sox with a 4-1 victory on Thursday night at Yankee Stadium. After allowing one run and...
  • Dodgers' Clayton Kershaw leads MLB pitchers in jersey sales

    Dodgers' Clayton Kershaw leads MLB pitchers in jersey sales
    Is Clayton Kershaw the most popular pitcher in Major League Baseball? By one measure, yes. The Dodgers ace and defending National League Cy Young winner led all pitchers in jersey sales during the off-season, based on sales from MLB's online shop....
  • Yankees ganan su primer partido y Medias Rojas no cede

    Yankees ganan su primer partido y Medias Rojas no cede
    Houston (EEUU), 4 abr (EFE).- El tercera base novato venezolano Yangervis Solarte surgiĆ³ como el revulsivo ofensivo que necesitaron los Yankees de Nueva York y vencieron por 4-2 a los Astros de Houston, en lo que fue su primer triunfo de la nueva...
  • White House objects to Samsung's use of Obama, Ortiz selfie

    White House objects to Samsung's use of Obama, Ortiz selfie
    WASHINGTON, April 3 (Reuters) - It was a fun moment: Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz snapped a "selfie" photo with President Barack Obama when the World Series champions visited the White House this week. But the smiles turned to scowls when mobile...
  • On The Fly: UMass Basketball Player Comes Out As Gay

    It is hard to comprehend the burden he felt, except to know it must have been heavy. UMass starter Derrick Gordon has come out as the first openly gay male college basketball player in Division I history, as first reported by espnW.com. Gordon said it was...
  • Rock Cats Start Season With Their Own 'Baby Papi'

    NEW BRITAIN — Kennys Vargas has drawn comparisons to Red Sox designated hitter and former Rock Cat David Ortiz not just for his physical presence, but for his personality as well. The 6-foot-5, 270-pound first baseman is friendly and outgoing...
  • Indians' million dollar men, Michael Bourn and Nick Swisher, take new approaches for 2014

    GOODYEAR, Ariz. Michael Bourn didn't come to spring training with a list of statistics he wanted to improve from his first season with the Indians. Instead, the 31-year-old center fielder decided to concentrate on the little things, like improving his...
  • Obama honors Red Sox at White House

    Obama honors Red Sox at White House
    WASHINGTON, D.C. - The Boston Red Sox were honored for their World Series championship by President Barack Obama on Tuesday at the White House. "I thought I invited the Red Sox here today, but there must be a mistake because I don't recognize all...
  • David Ortiz may have caused the end of White House selfies

    David Ortiz may have caused the end of White House selfies
    If you happen to bump into President Obama at the White House and aren't allowed to take a selfie to record the occasion, you can thank David Ortiz. It started with a seemingly spontaneous moment during the Boston Red Sox's visit to the White House last...