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Red Sox ‘Bullpen Cop’ Steve Horgan immortalized with own bobblehead (pic/vid)

One of the most memorable images from last year’s MLB postseason came from a person not even playing in the games. When Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz jacked a grand slam during the eighth inning of Game 2 of the ALCS against the Detroit Tigers that led the Sox to a huge win, a […] The post Red Sox ‘Bullpen Cop’ Steve Horgan immortalized with own bobblehead (pic/vid)...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
18 hours ago  |  Discuss

Who Bat Flips After Getting A Walk? David Ortiz Does (Gif)

This is obviously an old photo just because of the other two players photographed but you get the point of David Ortiz’s bat flips.  Big Papi is a lovable guy and when he gets a walk, he flips his bat in the most lovable of ways. Such poise. David Ortiz bat flips after a walk dot gif. http://t.co/uuzxCRejgz — Justin Russo (@FlyByKnite) August 18, 2014 Like a boss. [NIS] The...
Via Geeks and Cleats
19 hours ago  |  Discuss

Papi Gone Wild! Ortiz Powers Sox Over 'Stros

(Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)David Ortiz had one of those games last night. He cranked out two HRs (including his 400th in a Red Sox uniform) and knocked in six of the team's runs in Boston's 10-7 win over the LastRos (who by the way—unlike The Carmine Hose—are in fourth place in their division). Only Ted Williams and Carl Yastrzemski could claim 400 HRs with...
Via FenwayNation
2 days ago  |  Discuss

David Ortiz’s Red Sox Milestone Highlights Special Night For Slugger

BOSTON — The Red Sox might want to make plans for another statue outside Gate B at Fenway Park. Ortiz joined Ted Williams and Carl Yastrzemski on Saturday in becoming the third player ever to hit 400 home runs as a member of the Red Sox. Ortiz hit two homers — No. 400 and No. 401 — while guiding the Red Sox to a 10-7 win over the Houston Astros on what was a special night for...
Via NESN.com
3 days ago  |  Discuss

David Ortiz: ‘You Gotta Give (The Fans) What They Expect’ (Video)

David Ortiz had a historic night against the Houston Astros at Fenway Park on Saturday, but it was just another day in the office for him. Big Papi launched his 400th and 401st home runs, joining a club that consists of only two other Boston Red Sox legends: Ted Williams and Carl Yastrzemski. “Whenever you come to this organization to play, you never — you’re not expecting...
Via NESN.com
3 days ago  |  Discuss

David Ortiz Launches 400th Home Run Of Boston Red Sox Career (Video)

Only three Boston Red Sox players have hit 400 or more home runs for the franchise. David Ortiz is one of them. Big Papi launched No. 400 over the center field wall Saturday during the third inning of Boston’s contest against the Houston Astros, joining an elite club comprised of Ted Williams (521) and Carl Yastrzemski (452). The two-run jack cut Houston’s lead to 5-3. Your browser...
Via NESN.com
3 days ago  |  Discuss

My Second Favorite Expletive-Fueled David Ortiz Speech

On the all-time list of great orations, you’ve got your Gettysburg Address, your “ask not what your country can do for you” and probably that thing Winston Churchill said about being resilient in the face of enemy bombings. Somewhere in the mix, however, you’ve gotta make room for David Ortiz’s “this is our f#$king city” declaration, which became something of a rallying...
Via Surviving Grady
3 days ago  |  Discuss

13-year-old Caribbean Little Leaguer is as big as David Ortiz

Apparently there is a kid on the Caribbean team in the Little League World Series who is the same size as David Ortiz. His name is Erick Figueroa and he's listed at 6'4" tall and 229 lbs. He's also listed at 13 years old. To put that in perspective, David Ortiz (who is also known by the moniker "Big Papi") is listed at 6'4" and 230 lbs. Ortiz is...
Via Fox Sports
5 days ago  |  Discuss

David Ortiz High Fives Fan After Chasing Pop-Up Against Reds (Video)

David Ortiz doesn’t play the field too often. So why not have some fun out there? Ortiz, playing first base Tuesday in the Boston Red Sox’s 3-2 win over the Cincinnati Reds at Great American Ball Park, chased a pop-up over toward the seats in the eighth inning. Big Papi eventually ran out of real estate as the ball entered the crowd. Ortiz wasn’t going to let his hustle go...
Via NESN.com
6 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: David Ortiz chasing down a flyball is HILARIOUS

Jason Whitney   Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz is one of the greatest players of his era, but there is a reason why he is just a designated hitter. Big Papi just isn’t very light on his feet and you’ll never confuse him for being quick and nimble. However, that still doesn’t mean we can’t have a laugh at Papi’s expense while watching him try to play the field. Which...
Via Sports-Kings
7 days ago  |  Discuss
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