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David Ortiz gathered teammates old and new over the weekend for his charity golf tournament. But while most players were lining up shots for a good cause, some were also ready to tee off on former Boston manager Bobby Valentine. “Hopefully, we go back to a normal year and we don’t have that much controversy and stuff going on,” Ortiz said while talking about recovering from a lingering Achilles injury and looking toward next season, according to The Boston Globe’s Peter Abraham. “You can’t play baseball like that. It’s too much. “Every year you learn in baseball that you deal with different people. Different things happen every year. It can’t be part of the good side always. … The good thing is that we are trying to fix things, and they tried to correct that by getting John [Farrell] as the new manager to make things better.” While Ortiz didn’t mention Valentine by name, he hasn’t hidden his displeasure for last year’s skipper before. Valentine took a parting shot at Ortiz — one
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