David Américo Ortiz Arias (born November 18, 1975), nicknamed "Big Papi", is a
Dominican ... He finished the season with 31 home runs, 101 RBI and a .288
average, .... On October 20, ...
David Ortiz will retire in historic company, but the Boston Red Sox slugger has ...
Statistics, specialty and steroids make David Ortiz a problematic Hall of Fame
case ... and few in baseball's history have had as many October heroics as Big
Papi. .... I think you have to throw all of that into a tumbler, shake it up and roll it
Does he belong in the Hall of Fame, or doesn't he? Rob Neyer shares his
thoughts on Red Sox slugger David Ortiz. ... But considering the once-rampant
nature of amphetamine use, not to mention how many players are today using ...
And the reporter with the red jheri curl from The Boston Globe comes into the
locker room ...
Nov 17, 2015 ... Arguing against David Ortiz's Hall of Fame case is a pointless exercise ... As first
reported by Ken Rosenthal, Red Sox slugger David Ortiz will retire at ... On top of
that, Ortiz has spent much of his career as one of the .... Mark Cuban rips into
Donald Trump after the debate for saying not paying taxes is smart.
Jul 24, 2016 ... COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. — Baseball's newest class of Hall of Famers, Ken Griffey
Jr. and Mike Piazza, think David Ortiz should be joining them ...
Nov 18, 2015 ... Oh, and he'll also probably get into the real Hall of Fame. ... At this time next year,
David Ortiz will be an ex-player. ... and they will get increasingly so the closer it
gets to October. ... Do you realize how much more valuable they were? ..... you
can play only one side of baseball and make a case for being in...
Aug 31, 2016 ... David Ortiz, the Boston Red Sox slugger, is the only player of his kind. ... Hall of
Fame voters have yet to induct a DH, but another factor makes ... As much as any
one player can be, Ortiz is the baseball of the 2000s and 2010s. ... but Ortiz's
case will be more emotional, if only because he may have been the ...
Apr 28, 2016 ... CLEVELAND, OH - OCTOBER 2: David Ortiz #34 of the Boston Red Sox ... for
entry into the hall of fame are a long path and Ortiz has many things likely to
make it even less likely. Ortiz has plenty of counting stats that hall of fame voters
like. ... That would not be an indicator for Ortiz in that case obviously.
Nov 17, 2015 ... David Ortiz deserves to be inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in
Cooperstown. ... should not be a factor in determining someone's Hall-of-Fame
eligibility. ... and others who don't let it taint players' careers as much as others
have. ... If we fundamentally disagree on that overriding factor, my entire...
Oct 15, 2013 ... The Hall of Fame candidacies of Carlos Beltran and David Ortiz are going to tell
... Does coming through when so many more are paying attention and so ... to
give to October performance when evaluating a player's Hall of Fame case. .... If
he gets into the HoF; the entire voting body needs to just resign their ...