Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 11/16/14
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David Ortiz is back on the disabled list. Ortiz's return to the Boston Red Sox's lineup lasted exactly one game -- Friday night against the Kansas City Royals -- before his strained right Achilles tendon forced him out of action again. Ortiz, who initially missed 35 games with the injury, will receive a platelet-rich plasma injection that he believes will aid the healing process and allow him to play again this season. "I'd like to be out there playing, helping out," Ortiz said Monday before the Red Sox's 5-1 win in the series finale against the Royals at Fenway Park. "The good thing that we talked about today is we're going to try this one PRP injection to see how it goes in next couple of weeks. And if I'm good, I can just go back out there and play." Ortiz conceded last week that he likely would need to play through a degree of pain for the remainder of the season. However, his sore right heel flared again Friday night after legging out a double in his second at-bat. He fel...
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