David Ortiz

BOSTON, MA - JULY 30:  Xander Bogaerts #2 of the Boston Red Sox runs to third during the fifth inning against the Chicago White Sox at Fenway Park on July 30, 2015 in Boston, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Sweep Averted

By MIKE CRANSTON  Associated Press     BOSTON (AP) _ Xander Bogaerts and David Ortiz each had three hits, and the Boston Red Sox beat Chris Sale and the White Sox 8-2 on Thursday night, […]

07/30/2015

<> during the second inning at Fenway Park on July 8, 2015 in Boston, Massachusetts.

Sox On A Roll

By KEN POWTAK  Associated Press   BOSTON (AP) _ Rick Porcello held Miami to two runs in six innings to snap a career-worst, seven-game losing streak, David Ortiz hit a two-run homer and the surging […]

07/08/2015

David Ortiz #34 of the Boston Red Sox celebrates after hitting a three-run home run in the first inning during MLB game action against the Toronto Blue Jays on July 2, 2015 at Rogers Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

Red Sox Use 8-Run First To Beat Jays, 12-6

TORONTO (AP) — David Ortiz and Hanley Ramirez had consecutive homers in an eight-run first inning, Xander Bogaerts had four hits and the Boston Red Sox beat the Toronto Blue Jays 12-6 on Thursday night. […]

07/02/2015

ST. PETERSBURG, FL - JUNE 28:  Pablo Sandoval #48 of the Boston Red Sox celebrates his home run with teammate Mike Napoli #12 during the second inning of a game against the Tampa Bay Rays on June 28, 2015 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.  (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

3 Homers Power Sox To Win Over Rays

By FRED GOODALL   AP Sports Writer   ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) _ If there’s a secret to Boston’s success against Chris Archer, the Red Sox aren’t eager to share it. David Ortiz, Pablo Sandoval and […]

06/28/2015

BOSTON, MA - JUNE 24:  Clay Buchholz #11 of the Boston Red Sox pitches against the Baltimore Orioles during the first inning of the game at Fenway Park on June 24, 2015 in Boston, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Winslow Townson/Getty Images)

A Painful Win

By KEN POWTAK  Associated Press     BOSTON (AP) _ David Ortiz’s two-run homer capped a five-run sixth inning and the Boston Red Sox beat the Baltimore Orioles 5-1 on Wednesday night despite losing two […]

06/24/2015

SEATTLE, WA - JUNE 25:  David Ortiz #34 of the Boston Red Sox hits a two-run home run in the first inning against the Seattle Mariners at Safeco Field on June 25, 2014 in Seattle, Washington.  (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Red Sox Route Royals

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) _ David Ortiz passed two Hall of Famers with his 476th home run, and the Boston Red Sox banged out 13 extra-base hits Sunday in a 13-2 victory over the Kansas […]

06/21/2015

BOSTON, MA - June 4: Hanley Ramirez #13 of the Boston Red Sox stands in the dugout after losing their game against the Minnesota Twins at Fenway Park on June 4, 2015 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Winslow Townson/Getty Images)

Another One For The Birds

By DAVID GINSBURG  AP Sports Writer    BALTIMORE (AP) _ Adam Jones hit the first of Baltimore’s three home runs off Wade Miley, and the Orioles beat the Boston Red Sox 6-5 Thursday night for […]

06/11/2015

TORONTO, CANADA - JULY 22: David Ortiz #34 of the Boston Red Sox reacts after flying out in the fifth inning during MLB game action against the Toronto Blue Jays on July 22, 2014 at Rogers Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

Big Papi Not Happy

By DAVID GINSBURG  AP Sports Writer    BALTIMORE (AP) _ David Ortiz wasn’t in the Boston Red Sox starting lineup Wednesday night against the Baltimore Orioles, and he obviously wasn’t happy about it. Ortiz kept […]

06/10/2015

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - MAY 25: Ricky Nolasco #47 of the Minnesota Twins delivers a pitch against the Boston Red Sox during the first inning of the game on May 25, 2015 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Twins Slip Red Sox A Ricky

By JON KRAWCZYNSKI  AP Sports Writer     MINNEAPOLIS (AP) _ Ricky Nolasco struck out five in 7 2-3 innings and Trevor Plouffe hit a three-run homer to lead the surging Minnesota Twins to a […]

05/25/2015

BOSTON, MA - APRIL 19:  David Ortiz #34 of the Boston Red Sox tosses his bat after being ejected during the fifth inning against the Baltimore Orioles for arguing a check swing strike at Fenway Park on April 19, 2015 in Boston, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Big Papi Loses Suspension Appeal

TORONTO (AP) _ Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz has lost his appeal of a one-game suspension for bumping an umpire and will sit out Friday night’s game against the Blue Jays. Ortiz bumped plate […]

05/08/2015

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