David Ortiz has even run out of ways to talk about his red-hot return.
Ortiz had two hits and three RBIs to extend his torrid start after a long layoff, and Felix Doubront overcame a wild first inning to pitch into the seventh as the Boston Red Sox beat the struggling Houston Astros 8-4 on Saturday night.
''I ain't talking about that anymore,'' said Ortiz, joking with the media as he dressed quickly in front of his locker. ''You make up a new question, I'll answer it. Otherwise, copy what I said yesterday and the day before.''
The 37-year old Ortiz made quite a return in his first seven games. He is hitting .519 (14 of 27) with two homers and nine RBIs since getting back into the lineup last Saturday after missing the 71 of the final 72 games last season and all of spring training with a heel injury.
''He's doing things that look to him to be very easy, but its hard to imagine or even script out that he'd have this kind of performance considering the layoff,'' Red Sox manager Jo...