Red Sox Legend David ‘Big Papi’ Ortiz Has Been Shot
June 10, 2019
Retired Red Sox legend David Ortiz has reportedly been shot in the Dominican Republic. David Ortiz was shot in his hometown of Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic during a robbery. He was shot in the leg and underwent surgery and is expected to make a full recovery.
Our thoughts and prayers are with Ortiz. The RedSox have offered a private plane to fly David Ortiz to the United States for any additional treatment, if necessary.
ESPN Deportes reporter Marly Rivera tweeted:
Former and current superstar have sent their prayers to the Boston legend.