Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 11/15/14
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BOSTON - The Red Sox hung on for a win at Fenway Park Sunday, but much of the talk before and after the 8-6 victory over the Royals centered around David Ortiz and the likelihood the slugger will return to the disabled list Monday and could be shut down for the season. That, in turn, could mean the DH has played his final game with the Red Sox. Ortiz, who returned Friday night after missing 35 games with an Achilles strain but then missed both games over the weekend, will find out Monday when, and if, he can return to the lineup. If he's done for the season, as manager Bobby Valentine indicated before the game, the potential free agent may have ended his distinguished Red Sox career. He says he wants to stay in Boston but has been upset with management over its unwillingness to give him more than a one-year contract. Before Sunday's win, the club's 14th in 37 games without Ortiz in the lineup, Valentine said it didn't look good for Ortiz playing again in 2012. "We're pro...
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