Where does David Ortiz rate among the great athletes in the history of Boston professional sports? His three titles land him near the top of our list.
1. Patriots quarterback Tom Brady: Led the once-laughingstock franchise to four Super Bowl titles as he became one of the greats in NFL history.
2. Celtics center Bill Russell: Won 11 NBA titles in 13 years and remains one of the great players in the history of his sport.
3. Red Sox DH David Ortiz: Like Brady, transformed his franchise into a winner while compiling Hall of Fame numbers.
4. Red Sox outfielder Ted...