Tagged: ‘David Ortiz’

Ortiz, Boggs weigh in on Price-Eckersley
July 31st, 2017 at 2:28 PM
***PHOTO1*** BOSTON â?? For the Red Sox' top baseball decision-maker, Monday's 4 p.m. non-waiver trade deadline might be a rather sobering dose of reality. Everything leading up to it probably has been, particularly because the team has looked rudderless since the All-Star Game. Typically, the conversation about living up to contracts...

David Ortiz on Aaron Judge: ‘This guy is not human’
July 11th, 2017 at 8:42 PM
***PHOTO1*** MIAMI â?? This isn't your typical Red Sox-Yankees love affair, if such a thing ever existed before. David Ortiz cannot get enough of Home Run Derby winner Aaron Judge, comparing to him movie characters. "It's an Avatar," Ortiz told MLB Network's Harold Reynolds on Tuesday afternoon. "This guy is not human. I mean,...

Drellich: Why David Ortiz should hang around the Red Sox more often
June 24th, 2017 at 2:53 PM
***PHOTO1*** BOSTON â?? David Ortiz should stop by Fenway Park more often.  There may be no tangible gain for his old teammates. At this point, it defies logic to think there'd be tangible harm. On Thursday evening before Ortiz's charity roast at House of Blues, Red Sox president Sam Kennedy recalled...

Ramirez, Leon homer, Red Sox beat Angels 9-4 on Papi’s night
June 23rd, 2017 at 11:09 PM
***PHOTO1*** BOSTON â??  The Red Sox have become well known for their ceremonies, for their pull-out-all-the-stops approach to pomp. The retirement of David Ortiz's No. 34 on Friday evening was in one way, then, typical. A red banner covered up Ortiz's No. 34 in right field, on the facade of the grandstand, until...

Red Sox retire No. 34 for David Ortiz
June 23rd, 2017 at 9:15 PM
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