David Américo Ortiz Arias (born November 18, 1975), nicknamed "Big Papi," is a former ... Ortiz also holds the Red Sox single-season record for home runs with 54, .... Ironically, the player who replaced Ortiz on the Twins' roster, Jose Morban, ..... Ortiz's strong play in his final season was enough to get the Red Sox into the ...
BOSTON — David Ortiz and the Red Sox have said their vows. It was long known the Sox and Ortiz were working on a special arrangement, something beyond ...
David Ortiz said he had stayed away from visiting the Boston Red Sox ... “I know that, me retiring, it was going to have a big impact on what we do around here.
Sep 12, 2017 ... Appearing at an event to announce his partnership with Eastern Bank Tuesday afternoon, Ortiz told WEEI.com that he and the Red Sox have ...
Feb 7, 2017 ... Their biggest producer from 2016 has retired, but the batting order still looks OK on paper. ... In the offseason, John Farrell, Dave Dombrowski, and the Red Sox staff discussed the crucial topic of replacing Ortiz in the lineup. ... Those two should be ready any time between this season (in Travis's case) and ...
Jan 30, 2017 ... How will the Red Sox lineup change post-David Ortiz? ... Without him, the Red Sox don't have three World Series banners in the last 13 ... that will terrify opposing pitchers enough to pitch to Mookie Betts. However much conventional wisdom and stats clash on the topic of lineup protection, players and ...
Sep 13, 2017 ... He will mentor young players, assist in recruiting free agents, make appearances, and work in business development. ... David Ortiz will always be linked with the Red Sox. ... the same fashion former teammates Pedro Martinez and Jason Varitek have. .... Red Sox lineup help will likely come via free agency.
Nov 13, 2008 ... Manny Ramirez protected David Ortiz in the Red Sox's lineup, and Ortiz ... they tell you one thing and behind your back they do another thing," he said. ... eight All-Star appearances, the Red Sox seemed to have had enough.
Oct 10, 2017 ... Dolloff: Firing Farrell Not Nearly Enough To Fix Red Sox' Soft Clubhouse ... Or do they want a robot who will spew pre-programmed answers to the media and lead a clubhouse like an enabling parent? ... The loss of David Ortiz in the middle of the lineup was going to have obvious ... He needs protection.