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David Ortiz

Dominican-American baseball player

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David Américo Ortiz Arias, nicknamed "Big Papi", is a Dominican-American former Major League Baseball (MLB) designated hitter (DH) and first baseman who played 20 seasons, primarily with the Boston Red Sox. He also played for the Minnesota Twins. During his 14 seasons with the Red Sox, he was a ten-time All-Star, a three-time World Series champion, and a seven-time Silver Slugger winner. Ortiz also holds the Red Sox single-season record for home runs with 54, which he set during the 2006 season.

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A judge in the Dominican Republic is ordering suspects in the shooting of baseball legend David Ortiz to be held for up to a year as the investigation proceeds...
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Rolfy Ferreyra Cruz has told reporters that Ortiz was not his intended target
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The man accused of shooting Boston Red Sox legend David Ortiz will remain in jail for at least one year while awaiting trial. Ortiz remains in a Boston hospital,..
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In new cellphone video from his holding cell, the man accused of shooting David "Big Papi" Ortiz at a Santo Domingo bar late Sunday claims the Boston Red Sox..
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Police in the Dominican Republic say they're now holding the suspected gunman in the shooting of Red Sox legend David Ortiz. The suspect is one of six people..
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New footage shows a meeting between the suspects in two gray cars
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New surveillance video from the targeted shooting of Red Sox legend David "Big Papi" Ortiz shows a meeting between the suspects in two gray cars and the accused..
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Here's the latest for Thursday June 13th: Trump: "open to listening" to dirt on opponents from foreign powers; 6 arrested in David Ortiz shooting; more
 
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Six suspects, including the alleged gunman, have been detained in the shooting of Ortiz, the Dominican Republic's chief prosecutor said. Authorities have..
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The alleged shooter of David Ortiz has been arrested along with four others in a group offered nearly $8,000 to kill the former Boston Red Sox star at a..
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Suspected gunman arrested in David Ortiz shooting; Volunteer deputy dedicated to helping kids in need.
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Ortiz was shot at a nightclub in the Dominican Republic Sunday night
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The man accused of shooting David Ortiz is now in custody, along with several other suspects. According to prosecutors in the Dominican Republic, the baseball..
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The alleged shooter of David Ortiz has been arrested along with four others in a group offered nearly $8,000 to kill the former Boston Red Sox star at a..
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The director of the Dominican Republic police revealed that the suspects charged 400,000 pesos to shoot the former MLB star.
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Police in the Dominican Republic have arrested five people in the shooting of former Boston Red Sox star David Ortiz in a plot that authorities on Wednesday said..
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Five people have been detained in the Dominican Republic in connection with the shooting of former Boston Red Sox star David Ortiz, the country's Attorney..
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Retired Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz has been able to sit up and take a few steps over the past 24 hours, according to his wife, Tiffany.
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The mysterious deaths of American tourists in the Dominican Republic and the shooting of Red Sox legend David Ortiz are making some people reluctant to travel..
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A look back at what we've been covering on "CBS This Morning."
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Dominican police arrested a second suspect on Tuesday evening in the shooting of David Ortiz, the retired Boston Red Sox baseball star, the Boston Globe..
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David Ortiz, the retired Boston Red Sox baseball star, took a few steps in his hospital room on Tuesday after surgery for a gunshot wound suffered in an attack..
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Police in the Dominican Republic arrested a second suspect Tuesday night in connection with the shooting of Red Sox legend David "Big Papi" Ortiz. It is still..
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Here's the latest for Wednesday June 12th: Trump, Biden trade insults; Japanese Prime Minister going to Iran; Woman charged with illegally entering Mar-a-Lago..
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David Ortiz, a retired Red Sox star, took a few steps on Tuesday in his Boston hospital room after surgery for a gunshot wound he suffered in the Dominican..
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No word on whether authorities think he was the gunman; motorcyclist who brought shooter to scene has been formally charged
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A man has been charged in relation to the shooting of retired Boston Red Sox star David Ortiz. It's believed Féliz Garcia was driving the motorcycle carrying..
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Beloved in his hometown in the Dominican Republic, former Boston Red Sox David Ortíz traveled the dangerous streets of Santo Domingo with little or no security,..
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As revered as he is in New England, David Ortiz is even more cherished in the the Dominican Republic.
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Here's the latest for Tuesday June 11th: Trump and Biden to cross paths in Iowa; Protests continue in Hong Kong over extradition legislation; David Ortiz in..
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Ortiz, 43, is expected to stay in intensive care for at least 48 hours
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David Ortiz, the retired baseball star who played for the Boston Red Sox, was awake and stable after undergoing surgery in Boston on Monday night for wounds..
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David Ortiz underwent a second surgery after being transported to a Boston hospital on Monday night.
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Retired Red Sox player David Ortiz is recovering in a Boston hospital after being shot in the Dominican Republic. The baseball legend was ambushed outside a bar..
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Pedro Martinez broke down in tears Monday night while talking about the shooting of his friend and former Boston Red Sox teammate, David Ortiz.
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People say the crash shook the skyscraper, leading to evacuations and bringing the entire area to a standstill. Also, Red Sox legend David "Big Papi" Ortiz is..
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The Boston Red Sox management and the team's fans expressed shock and dismay Monday after the news that beloved former player David Ortiz was ambushed and shot..
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The Boston Red Sox have sent their best wishes, and an aircraft, to ex-slugger David Ortiz after he was shot in the Dominican Republic. Red Sox President Sam..
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The team asked fans to observe a moment of reflection shortly before its game against the Rangers at Fenway Park and posted on the videoboard.
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Red Sox baseball star David Ortiz is heading to a hospital in Boston after he was shot in the back in nearly point-blank range in the Dominican Republic over the..
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The former MLB star was shot at a bar in Santo Domingo on Sunday and underwent surgery for the gunshot wound.
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Surveillance video shows the baseball star shot in the back at nearly point-blank range
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The Dominican Republic has been in the news for all the wrong reasons ⁠— and it's concerning potential tourists.
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(Note: language that may offend some readers in paragraph 13)
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Once stabilized and able to travel, David Ortiz will be flown to Boston for treatment at Massachusetts General Hospital – with assistance from the Red..
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Here's the latest for Monday June 10th: Trump defends agrement with Mexico; Former Red Sox player David Ortiz recovers from gunshot wounds sustained at a bar;..
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Beloved Boston icon "Big Papi" in stable condition after being ambushed by a gunman at a bar in his native Dominican Republic​
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Santo Domingo police on Monday were investigating why one of two men on a motorcycle shot and wounded former Red Sox slugger David "Big Papi" Ortiz as he sat in..
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Former Boston Red Sox slugger David "Big Papi" Ortiz was recovering in a Santo Domingo hospital on Monday after a man shot him in the back in a nightclub late..
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Surveillance video camera appears to show someone shooting at the back of former Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz at a bar in the Dominican Republic.
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Former Boston Red Sox slugger David "Big Papi" Ortiz was shot in the back in his native Dominican Republic and was recovering in a hospital in Santo Domingo on..
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Retired Red Sox slugger David Ortiz was shot in the Dominican Republic on Sunday. Here's what we know about the incident, and Ortiz's condition.
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A look back at what we've been covering on "CBS This Morning."
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David Ortiz, the longtime baseball slugger better known as "Big Papi" is in stable condition with a gunshot wound. The retired Boston Red Sox star was shot at..
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A powerful storm causes a deadly crane collapse on a Dallas apartment building. Also, retired Red Sox star David Ortiz is wounded in an apparent ambush in the..
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Davide Ortiz slugged 541 career home runs over parts of 20 MLB seasons.
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Former Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz was hospitalized following surgery for a gunshot wound after being ambushed by a man in a bar in his native Dominican..
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Here’s what you need to know.
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Former Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz is hospitalized following surgery for a gunshot wound after being ambushed by a man in a bar in his native Dominican..
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Authorities say former Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz was ambushed by a man who got off a motorcycle and shot him in the back at nearly point-blank range in..
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Ortiz is reportedly out of surgery and stable
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