Brock Holt has been doing some yo-yoing between Pawtucket and the big leagues this season, and that can’t be an easy adjustment for a young player. But with his latest demotion to make room for top prospect Xander Bogaerts, Holt made sure to give mention to the guy who helped him fit in: David Ortiz.
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"Every day he comes in, says hello to everyone," Holt said, according to Comcast SportsNet’s Jessica Camerato. "Everyone knows when he walks into the room, he's loud and has a good personality. I think that makes it more comfortable for everyone to be in here, especially younger guys and new guys. As a newer guy, you kind of feel out of place whenever you get called up so to have a guy like David Ortiz to welcome you and be friendly, it's been great."
When Holt was called up to fill the spot that Jose Iglesias left, he got a locker change as well. He acquired Iglesias’s old locker, which hap...