Stories tagged: David Ortiz
WEDNESDAY, OCT. 26, 2016, 6:50 P.M.
David Ortiz, Kris Bryant win Hank Aaron Award
David Ortiz is heading into retirement with some more hardware.
SATURDAY, OCT. 8, 2016, 9:04 P.M.
Cleveland Indians on verge of sweeping Red Sox, Ortiz
The protective plastic sheeting from Toronto’s end-of-season celebration was still covering the lights in the visitor’s clubhouse at Boston’s Fenway Park on Saturday. No reason to take it down. They …
THURSDAY, OCT. 6, 2016, 7:50 P.M.
Famous fan: LeBron James swinging with Indians in playoffs
LeBron James has traded teams this October. The Cavaliers superstar, who once wore a New York Yankees cap to a playoff game in Cleveland, is swinging hard for the Indians.
THURSDAY, SEPT. 29, 2016, 7:32 P.M.
Notebook: Ortiz gets standing ovation
Playing in the Bronx one last time, Boston Red Sox star David Ortiz was given a 30-second standing ovation at Yankee Stadium instead of the usual boos.
THURSDAY, SEPT. 15, 2016, 8:17 P.M.
MLB Notes: MLB suspends Padres GM A.J. Preller 30 days over Drew Pomeranz trade
Major League Baseball suspended Padres general manager A.J. Preller for 30 days without pay on Thursday, hitting the San Diego executive with an unprecedented punishment for failing to disclose medical …
MONDAY, AUG. 1, 2016, 6:45 P.M.
Baseball notebook: Red Sox slugger Ortiz records wake-up calls for Boston kids
Nothing like a pre-dawn phone call from Red Sox slugger David Ortiz to get you out of bed in the morning. At least that’s the idea behind a Boston Public …
TUESDAY, JULY 12, 2016, 10:05 P.M.
A.L. teammates embrace Ortiz after his final All-Star appearance
David Ortiz ended his All-Star Game career with quite a walk off.
SATURDAY, MAY 14, 2016, 8 P.M.
MLB Notes: Not all postgame celebrations go as smoothly as Big Papi’s
After lining a winning double with two outs in the bottom of the 11th inning to give the Boston Red Sox a victory over the Houston Astros on Saturday, David …
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 25, 2015
David Ortiz: ‘My belly hasn’t grown like Panda’
FORT MYERS, Fla. – Big Papi arrived at spring training with a weighty quip about new teammate Pablo Sandoval. “My belly hasn’t grown like Panda,” David Ortiz said Tuesday, joking …
TUESDAY, JULY 29, 2014
Archer reacts to Ortiz flip
Tampa Bay Rays pitcher Chris Archer insists he isn’t mad at David Ortiz. A day after Ortiz slung his bat and leisurely trotted around the bases following a home run …
THURSDAY, JUNE 26, 2014
David Ortiz homers helps Boston avoid sweep with 5-4 win
SEATTLE – David Ortiz hit the 449th home run of his career in the first inning, added a line drive RBI single off the wall in the third, and the …
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 25, 2014, 10:08 P.M.
David Ortiz homers helps Red Sox avoid sweep in Seattle
David Ortiz hit the 449th home run of his career in the first inning, added a line drive RBI single off the wall in the third, and the Boston Red …
SATURDAY, APRIL 19, 2014
MLB notes: David Ortiz wants to visit Boston Marathon finish line Monday
David Ortiz wants to visit the Boston Marathon finish line Monday after the Red Sox are done with their Patriots’ Day game against Baltimore. Just over a year ago, two …
FRIDAY, APRIL 4, 2014
MLB Notes: Mets’ Murphy returns to lineup after birth of son
Daniel Murphy is proud he put fatherhood ahead of baseball, and New York Mets manager Terry Collins thinks criticism his second baseman received for taking paternity leave this week was …
TUESDAY, NOV. 5, 2013
Red Sox lose beards
World Series MVP David Ortiz and Boston Red Sox teammate Shane Victorino (pictured) had their beards shaved for charity Monday to benefit victims of the Boston Marathon bombings on April …
TUESDAY, OCT. 22, 2013, 6:27 P.M.
Big Papi back in World Series after ignoring naysayers
David Ortiz missed nearly half of last year’s disastrous Red Sox season with a heel injury. Then he was sidelined with it throughout spring training and the start of this …
TUESDAY, JULY 30, 2013
No suspension for Ortiz
BOSTON – Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz won’t be suspended for destroying two dugout phones with his bat during this weekend’s series in Baltimore. Major League Baseball spokesman …
TUESDAY, AUG. 28, 2012
Boston’s Ortiz to DL
David Ortiz doesn’t want his season – and possibly his Red Sox career – to end on the disabled list. The Red Sox placed Ortiz back on the 15-day disabled …
TUESDAY, JULY 12, 2011
Cano wins Home Run Derby showdown
PHOENIX – Robinson Cano outslugged Adrian Gonzalez to win the All-Star Home Run Derby that turned into a Yankees-Red Sox showdown, even though his Boston rival made the biggest splash. …