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Jim Rice to Jim Palmer: STFU

Jim Rice on Jim Palmer after the latter criticized Boston Red Sox DH David Ortiz for arguing balls and strikes.“Regardless if he’s a Hall of Famer or not, who cried more than Jim Palmer? I mean, come on. Let’s be honest,” Rice said. “Palmer doesn’t have anything on me, and I don’t have anything on him, but I would tell it like it is. You cry just as good as anyone else...
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Jim Rice to Jim Palmer: 'Quit complaining'

Jim Rice thinks Jim Palmer is throwing stones in a glass house.   Palmer, a Hall of Fame pitcher for the Baltimore Orioles, made headlines recently when he criticized Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz after he was ejected for arguing balls and strikes against the O’s. He continued his tirade against Big Papi before Friday’s meeting between the two teams, comparing Ortiz...
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David Ortiz suspended for making contact with umpire

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Ortiz Suspended One Game For Ump Contact

Red Sox DH David Ortiz has been suspended for one game for making contact with an umpire during Sunday's game—from which he was ultimately ejected. It's unclear when Ortiz will serve the suspension—but he's already appealed and will likely start tonight. Stay tuned.
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David Ortiz responds to Jim Palmer's criticism

    This embed is invalid   " /> BOSTON — David Ortiz was still hot under the collar roughly 24 hours following his ejection against the Baltimore Orioles. Only this time, his anger wasn’t directed at the umpiring crew.   Jim Palmer, a Hall of Fame pitcher and longtime Orioles broadcaster, criticized Ortiz via Twitter after the slugger was tossed for...
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Hall of Famer Jim Palmer blasts David Ortiz over ejection

  Jim Palmer doesn’t sound like he’s a big fan of David Ortiz.   The former Baltimore Orioles pitcher and Hall of Famer ripped into Ortiz on Sunday after the Boston Red Sox designated hitter was ejected during Boston’s eventual loss to the Orioles. Ortiz was given the gate for arguing a checked swing call that went against the Red Sox slugger. FINALLY Ortiz...
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WATCH: David Ortiz ejected for arguing over check swing

Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz earned his first ejection of the season on Sunday afternoon, and Big Papi got his money’s worth on the way out. Ortiz was given the boot in the fifth inning after he became livid when third base umpire Jerry Meals ruled that he went through on a check swing....Read More
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David Ortiz talks trash to Jacoby Ellsbury (VIDEO)

David Ortiz is known for getting under his opponents’ skin on the diamond. Sunday night’s game against division rival Yankees brought more of the same, as Big Papi talked some trash to a former teammate in the fourth inning of the American League East matchup. Ortiz drew a leadoff walk, and a wild pitch allowed him to advance to second base. He then turned around, pointed...
Via The Sports Daily
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David Ortiz reacts to Boston Marathon bomber guilty verdict

David Ortiz wasn’t in the mood to celebrate the news that Dzhokar Tsarnaev, one of the alleged perpetrators of the bombing at the 2013 Boston Marathon, had been found guilty in federal court on all 30 counts brought against him. Instead, the Boston Red Sox slugger reacted in a much more somber tone, suggesting that...Read More The post David Ortiz on Boston Marathon bomber guilty...
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Ortiz: 'Nobody in MLB history' tested for PEDs more than me

David Ortiz is no stranger to having his name linked to performance enhancing drugs. In 2003, Ortiz’s name appeared on a list of 104 Major League Baseball players who reportedly tested positive for performance enhancing drugs. Since then, Ortiz has been tested more than his fair share of times for banned substances. In fact, Ortiz...Read More
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March 27, 2015  |  Discuss

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