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David Ortiz

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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's Hall of Fame case full of complicated factors | NBC ...

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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 ou...

Arguing against David Ortiz's Hall of Fame case is a pointless ...

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Nov 17, 2015 ... Arguing against David Ortiz's Hall of Fame case is a pointless exercise for ... 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 sport's ...

Hall of Fame chances for Ortiz, Pujols, A-Rod, Beltran | SI.com

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Jul 18, 2016 ... A player's JAWS is the average of his career WAR total and that of his peak, ... to the Hall of Fame discussion and I'll incorporate it into these evaluations. .... the candidates for whom it's been a factor—Thomas, Martinez, Paul Molitor ... off the BBWAA ballot, there's actually a bit of wiggle room in...

David Ortiz Should Be a Hall of Famer | Baseball Essential

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May 19, 2016 ... David Ortiz Should Be a Hall of Famer ... Ortiz's declaration of future retirement sparked much conversation about whether or not the man known as “Big Papi” would or should be inducted into the Hall of Fame post-retirement. ... I think there's a pretty good case to be made for Ortiz as a Hall of Famer.

Weighing David Ortiz's HoF Chances | Fire Brand of the American ...

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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.

Hall of Stats: Is David Ortiz Our Generation's Jim Rice?

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Oct 23, 2013 ... I also feel like David Ortiz is probably a Hall of Famer. ... Since their careers (so far, in Ortiz's case) are a very similar length, their replacement level adjustments sit ... Rice's bat was the only considerably above average aspect of his game. ... Obviously, the leverage of the situation plays into this qu...

Carlos Beltran, David Ortiz, and the Hall of Fame | FanGraphs ...

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Oct 15, 2013 ... Beltran is a valid Hall of Fame candidate even before you factor in what he's done in October. ... David Ortiz has played like a Hall of Famer in October; Carlos Beltran has ... If he gets into the HoF; the entire voting body needs to just resign their ..... Edmonds will probably be more of the test case for Beltran...

David Ortiz – Bleeding Royal Blue

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In case you are not in the know, exit velocity is very simple; it's essentially the speed ..... Soon David Ortiz will be eligible for the Hall of Fame and you don't hear ... Just how much difference does a player's postseason success factor into a Hall of ... innings pitched in October shows just what kind of mettle Schillin...

David Ortiz To Retire After 2016 Season - MLB Trade Rumors

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Nov 18, 2015 ... YESTERDAY: Red Sox slugger David Ortiz plans to retire at the end of the 2016 campaign, ... There's plenty of time to debate Ortiz's legacy and case for ... Guys who play above-average 2B and SS can stick around a long, long time, ..... Players have gotten into the hall of fame on postseason heroics before.

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Red Sox slugger David Ortiz isn't a bad guy -- or a Hall of Famer ...

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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 ...

Hall of Fame voting shift works in David Ortiz's favor - The Boston ...

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Jan 7, 2016 ... The Red Sox' slugger will be eligible in 2021, and the electorate will ... David Ortiz took a significant step on the path to the Hall of Fame on ... For the first time, the Hall went through the list of voters and culled many of those 10 or ... of self- righteous newspaper writers, has been dragged into modern times.

Don't Leave, Big Papi | FiveThirtyEight

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May 20, 2016 ... Postponing retirement could help Ortiz's Hall of Fame chances. ... player relative to the average for his position — in Big Papi's case, first base. .... When Edgar Martinez gets into the Hall of Fame, then and only then should David Ortiz be .... Ortiz's case being on the cusp of HOF nomination is another f...