Found November 01, 2013 on Larry Brown Sports:
Boston Red Sox pitcher Jon Lester went on Colin Cowherd’s show on Friday to defend David Ortiz. Earlier this week, Cowherd spoke about Ortiz’s mind-boggling performance in the World Series and all but accused him of using performance-enhancing drugs. Lester seemed certain that is not the case. “I think you couldn’t be more wrong about him,” […]

John Cena loans David Ortiz his belt for Red Sox parade

Well, I saw WWE Superstar (and West Newbury, Mass. native) John Cena reach out to Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz via Twitter Thursday, I thought to myself...there's no way this happens. .@davidortiz, be on the look-out for @WWE bling just in time for the WS parade. Hope to see you at #SurvivorSeries @tdgarden on Sun, Nov 24 — John Cena (@JohnCena) October 31, 2013...

David Ortiz explains how he fixed his swing after bad seasons

Remember when David Ortiz was struggling in 2008 and 2009 and everyone thought his career was coming to an end? Yeah, about that. Since 2009, Ortiz has put together four very good seasons, including three excellent ones in a row. And of course, he was MVP of the World Series after putting together one of […]

David Ortiz Runs Last Part of Boston Marathon, Crosses Finish Line During Red Sox Championship Parade (Photo)

There were a number of touching moments surrounding the Boston Marathon finish line during the Red Sox’ 2013 World Series championship parade, and David Ortiz added to the tributes. Shortly after the start of the parade around Boston, the duck boats carrying Red Sox players and their families came to a halt before crossing the finish line of the Boston Marathon on Boylston Street...

David Ortiz Cements His Place in Red Sox History With Spectacular Postseason Performance (Video)

The Boston Red Sox are world champions, but the celebration may not have been possible without the man who has won three titles with the team — David Ortiz. Ortiz was named the Most Valuable Player of the World Series, but he earned that title long before the postseason began. He shined when his city needed him most. Big Papi was a huge part of the team’s inspirational turnaround...

David Ortiz Compares 2013 World Series to Other Championships, Calls Red Sox ‘a Box Full of Surprises’

BOSTON — David Ortiz is a three-time World Series champion. How nuts is that? After 86 years of suffering, the Red Sox have won three titles in 10 years, with Ortiz being at the center of all three. The most recent, however, is especially satisfying for the 37-year-old. “I would say because this is a team that we have a lot of players with heart,” Ortiz said when asked about...

Red Sox exercise 2014 option on Jon Lester

Now that the Boston Red Sox have celebrated their 2013 World Series victory, the time has begun for the front office to prepare for next year. They took a huge step toward that goal on Friday by exercising the club option on left-hander Jon Lester for 2014. The team announced the news Friday evening. #RedSox today exercised their 2014 contract option on LHP Jon Lester. — Boston...

Big Papi's $150,000 celebration (VIDEO)

The Guru Contributing Writer (AP Photo) No one knows how to motivate a team to win and no one knows how to celebrate after like Big Papi David Ortiz. According to TMZ, that Green Monster sized bottle of champagne that Ortiz was partying with following Wednesday night's World Series victory is one pricey party favor - $150,000 kind of pricey. The bubbly known as Ace of...

David Ortiz Raps “Started From The Bottom” At World Series Parade (Video)

Move over Tom Brady, David Ortiz is the king of Boston for the time being. It’s quite fitting that “Started From The Bottom” was the song of choice, since the Red Sox were in dead last place just a season ago and now they’re on top. You got to be happy for the city of Boston after what they’ve been through.

Jon Lester Worthy of Co-MVP Honors and Other Notes From Red Sox’ World Series-Clinching Victory Over Cardinals

That’s all she wrote. After 178 games, the Red Sox have concluded their 2013 season. And unlike last year, it’ll be a joyous winter in Boston, as the Red Sox are back on top of the baseball world. The Red Sox defeated the Cardinals in Game 6 of the World Series on Wednesday to capture their third championship in 10 years, which is pretty amazing when you consider the 86-year...

PHOTO: World Series MVP David Ortiz Celebrates with Replica WWE Title at Parade

The champ is here!  And it’s not John Cena or Randy Orton.  It’s “Big Papi” David Ortiz!  During Saturday’s parade through Boston celebrating the Red Sox 3rd World Series title in 10 years, the World Series MVP could be seen holding a replica of the current WWE championship belt for all of Red Sox Nation to see. (Photo credit: Stan Grossfeld / The Boston Globe)

Highlights: Boston Red Sox win 2013 World Series

The Boston Red Sox are the 2013 World Series champions. The Red Sox beat the St. Louis Cardinals 6-1 Wednesday night for their first World Series clincher at Fenway Park since 1918. Shane Victorino got his first hit of the World Series, a three-run double against Cardinals rookie starter Michael Wacha, who was 4-0 with a 1.00 ERA in the postseason before struggling in Game 6. ...

Former TNA Star Married, TNA Responds to News of Cena & David Ortiz, Sarita Wins Contest

- As noted, Boston Red Sox player David Ortiz was wearing a WWE Title belt sent to him by John Cena at the World Series victory rally and parade this weekend. After news came out of Ortiz wearing the belt, TNA had to respond via Facebook and remind everyone that Ortiz posed with Bully Ray and the TNA World Title earlier this year. TNA wrote on Facebook: “Look who gave David Oortiz...

Boston Red Sox Players to Shave Beards

You had to know it was coming. It was just a matter of when. Yes, with all the bonding with bearding the World Series Champion Boston Red Sox had, the question was, when would they shave them off. Yes, the beards have becoming iconic to the point of having nicknames. Dustin Pedroia’s beard was named “The Sick Flow”, while Jonny Gomes had “The Ironsides”, and David Ortiz...

A Red Sox and Boston season to never forget

Around the fifth inning of game six, with the Boston Red Sox up 6-0, my friend and fellow Boston sports fan Sully made a comment concerning superstition. Mixed within Shane Victorino’s three-run triple, Stephen Drew’s long overdue big fly and David Ortiz continuing to be World Series MVP David Ortiz, I hardly remember the exact words, but his statement basically centered upon...

Red Sox rally through the twitterverse

Easily the best picture from the parade. Easily. #rollingrally— Masshole Sports (@MassholeSports) November 2, 2013 #2013WorldSeriesChamps #RedSox— Andrea Leigh Johnson (@leigh5johnson) November 2, 2013 Duck boats with beards! Happy #RollingRally Day, Sox fans! @billy_baker photo. Parade route:...
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