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Via FenwayNation
5 hours ago

David Ortiz reenacts famous Boston movies in hilarious video

When the Red Sox retire David Ortiz’s No. 34 jersey at Fenway Park on June 23, you could be there to give Big Papi a big hug. Ortiz teamed up with fundraising platform Omaze to raise money for the David Ortiz Children’s Fund and the Red Sox Foundation by raffling off a chance to hang before the ceremony, […]
1 day ago

David Ortiz Claiming The Yankees Leaked His Failed PED Test Is Annoying

I’ll tell you what, I’ve already had enough of this David Ortiz book tour. He is doing way too much media right now and while I love that he is outspoken and doesn’t hold back, I also hate it because sometimes he sounds very dumb and very pathetic. I wrote about how I hated his Bobby Valentine bashing and now I really hate that he’s going all in on a conspiracy theory that...
Via Baseball Hot Corner
2 days ago

David Ortiz Suggests Evil Empire Was Behind 2009 Leak

David OrtizIn an interview with WEEI Radio, Red Sox legend David Ortiz seems to hint that the Yankees—or at least powerful forces in Gotham City—were behind a 2009 New York Times leak of his name appearing on a PED list. Said Ortiz, "What happened in 2009, when they threw my name out there, I always sit down and think about what was the reason for them to come out with something...
Via FenwayNation
2 days ago

David Ortiz goes full conspiracy theorist, claims Yankees leaked his positive PED test

You may have forgotten, amid David Ortiz’s 2016 farewell tour/public lovefest, that the beloved Red Sox designated hitter was once implicated as a user of performance enhancing drugs.In 2009, the New York Times reported that Ortiz was among the 104 Major-League players who came up positive for PEDs during anonymous testing in 2003. Ortiz denied the report at the time and has insisted...
Via The Comeback
5 days ago  |  Discuss

David Ortiz recounts ‘Big Papi’ origins to Stephen Colbert

David Ortiz has been known as “Big Papi” going all the way back to 2003 when he joined the Boston Red Sox. But how did Ortiz come by the nickname that is as synonymous with a particular player as any beloved moniker in Major League Baseball history?The retired Red Sox slugger currently is making the media rounds to promote his new book, “Papi: My Story.” On Wednesday night...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
7 days ago  |  Discuss

David Ortiz critical of former Twins manager in new book

While David Ortiz will always be remembered as a member of the Boston Red Sox, his MLB career began with the Minnesota Twins. In his upcoming memoir, Big Papi shared some displeasure with the Minnesota organization, specifically regarding his old manager Tom Kelly.“I know he’s recognized as a good baseball man, but he struck me as a guy who believed his players were dumb,”...
Via Sportsnaut
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Bobby Valentine responds to criticism from David Ortiz

Former Boston Red Sox manager Bobby Valentine clapped back at slugger David Ortiz after the future Hall of Famer derided Valentine in a book excerpt released on“Everyone I knew was unimpressed with Valentine [when he was hired],” and that “it was impossible to ignore the comments from my teammates about Bobby’s managing, how he made decisions that didn’t make any...
Via Sportsnaut
14 days ago  |  Discuss

David Ortiz has 'mild interest' in Red Sox broadcasting gig?

Boston Red Sox fans could see David Ortiz back at Fenway Park -- just not in the immediate future, and far removed from the playing field.The ex-Red Sox slugger has mulled taking on some role with the team ever since he retired last October. But according to Sox president Sam Kennedy, it sounds like Big Papi isn’t in a huge rush to dive back into baseball.“We’re talking through...
April 03, 2017  |  Discuss

David Ortiz went crazy for D.R.'s comeback win over USA

There was a marquee matchup in the World Baseball Classic on Saturday night as the United States took on the defending champion Dominican Republic at Marlins Park in Miami.Team USA held a 5-3 lead in the bottom of the eighth inning, when Nelson Cruz launched a three-run home run off of Andrew Miller to give the Dominican Republic the lead.And former Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz...
March 11, 2017  |  Discuss

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