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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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  • Boston sports stars among those with unclaimed property

    Super Bowl MVP Tom Brady and one-time World Series MVP David Ortiz are among tens of thousands of Massachusetts taxpayers on the state treasurer's latest unclaimed property list. Brady, quarterback of the New England Patriots, and Ortiz, designated...
  • On The Fly: Big Papi Dislikes New MLB Rule

     On The Fly: Big Papi Dislikes New MLB Rule
    Spring training is just starting, but Big Papi is in midseason form. David Ortiz was at his expletive-laced best as he met reporters Wednesday, going off on a rant about Major League Baseball's effort to speed up games. Papi, of course, has his routine...
  • Clark says players against radical speed-up changes

    Major league players are against many of the radical changes introduced during the Arizona Fall League to speed up games. Baseball players' association head Tony Clark is encouraging his membership to make slight adjustments that will improve the pace of...
  • Ortiz on pace-of-play fines: 'I might run out of money'

    David Ortiz has a deliberate routine at the plate. He sounded prepared to pay for it. "I might run out of money," Ortiz said during a colorful rant Wednesday about the new pace-of-play rule requiring hitters to keep at least one foot in the batter's box...
  • David Ortiz Rails On Staying In Batter's Box: 'I Might Run Out Of Money'

    David Ortiz Rails On Staying In Batter's Box: 'I Might Run Out Of Money'
    FORT MYERS, Fla. — David Ortiz says he "might run out of money" if baseball enforces the new pace-of-play rule requiring hitters to keep at least one foot in the batter's box. Ortiz used part of his first spring training session with reporters...
  • David Ortiz Arrives, Makes Belly Comparison To New Teammate Pablo Sandoval

    David Ortiz Arrives, Makes Belly Comparison To New Teammate Pablo Sandoval
    FORT MYERS, Fla. — Big Papi arrived at spring training with a weighty quip about new teammate Pablo Sandoval. "My belly hasn't grown like Panda," David Ortiz said Tuesday, joking about new Boston Red Sox teammate Sandoval. Ortiz, the final...
  • Marlins de Miami: primer entrenamiento con el equipo completo en Júpiter

    Marlins de Miami: primer entrenamiento con el equipo completo en Júpiter
     Los Marlins de Miami llevarán a cabo este martes su primer entrenamiento de pretemporada con su escuadra completa en el campamento primaveral de Júpiter. El pasado viernes arribaron al complejo los lanzadores y receptores, incluyendo los nuevos...
  • FOTOS: Alex Rodríguez en los entrenamientos de los Yankees de Nueva York

    FOTOS: Alex Rodríguez en los entrenamientos de los Yankees de Nueva York
    Tres días antes de lo esperado y luego de una suspensión de un año, Alex Rodríguez arribó el lunes al complejo de entrenamientos primaverales de los Yankees de Nueva York en Tampa. Rodríguez, quien suma 654 jonrones en su carrera, conectó seis...
  • Notas de pelota: Juego de Estrellas en Miami y la Liga de la Toronja a la vuelta de la esquina

    Notas de pelota: Juego de Estrellas en Miami y la Liga de la Toronja a la vuelta de la esquina
    La primavera, quizá fría y abrazada por las alergias, es, sin embargo, época ideal para escribir de béisbol y sobre todo de los Marlins de Miami. Con los campos de entrenamientos en Florida y Arizona recibiendo a lanzadores y receptores y los primeros...
  • Going on 40, Torii Hunter still has ball to be played

    PROSPER, Texas Torii Hunter sat on a chair in the left side of the batter's box at Prosper High School last week, setting baseballs on a hitting tee for Jayson Nix. It was overcast and in the 50s, but spring training was in the air as Hunter and a couple...
  • Like Mittens And Cocoa, Signs Of Sox, Yanks, Mets Bring Warmth

    Like Mittens And Cocoa, Signs Of Sox, Yanks, Mets Bring Warmth
    Look beyond those massive snowbanks, past the forecast for the next winter storm, and focus on the trucks. Those glorious tractor-trailers will be packed with baseball equipment in Boston and New York before rolling south this week. Spring training is...