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David Ortiz
AVG HR RBI
.337 18 61
Team: BostonHt / Wt: 6-3 / 230 NFBC ADP: 114.74
Position: DHBorn: 11/18/1975 Birthplace: Santo Domingo, DR
Bats/Throws: L/L Draft: Undrafted by Mariners (1992)


Latest News
June 21 9:02 PM PT10:02 PM MT11:02 PM CT12:02 AM ET0:02 ET4:02 GMT12:02 9:02 PM MST11:02 PM EST11:32 PM VEN8:02 UAE11:02 PM CT-Ortiz wishes he had held off on his retirement announcement because of the distractions he has faced during the season.
Analysis: Ortiz said his final season has evolved into a farewell tour similar to what Derek Jeter and Kobe Bryant experienced recently, and the extra attention has impacted the 40-year-old's preparation for games. Ortiz doesn't regret, though, his decision to retire at the end of the season because of the pain he constantly experiences in his feet.
June 19 3:16 PM PT4:16 PM MT5:16 PM CT6:16 PM ET18:16 ET22:16 GMT6:16 3:16 PM MST5:16 PM EST5:46 PM VEN2:16 UAE (+1)5:16 PM CT-Ortiz went 1 for 3 with a walk and his second stolen base of the season in Sunday's win over Seattle.
Analysis: Ortiz has hit safely in eight of his last nine games, going 13 for 36 with two homers and four RBIs.
June 17 7:35 PM PT8:35 PM MT9:35 PM CT10:35 PM ET22:35 ET2:35 GMT10:35 7:35 PM MST9:35 PM EST10:05 PM VEN6:35 UAE (+1)9:35 PM CT-Ortiz homered for the second straight game Friday against the Mariners to tie Ted Williams, Willie McCovey and Frank Thomas for 19th on the career list with 521.
Analysis: Ortis is batting .379 in his last seven games.
June 16 12:15 PM PT1:15 PM MT2:15 PM CT3:15 PM ET15:15 ET19:15 GMT3:15 12:15 PM MST2:15 PM EST2:45 PM VEN23:15 UAE2:15 PM CT-Ortiz went 2 for 4 with an RBI in Wednesday's 6-4 win over the Orioles.
Analysis: Ortiz might want to hold off retirement since he's batting .341 with 16 homers and 56 RBIs in 58 games. He's batted .411 with 22 RBIs over his last 20 since May 21.
June 5 9:56 AM PT10:56 AM MT11:56 AM CT12:56 PM ET12:56 ET16:56 GMT0:56 9:56 AM MST11:56 AM EST12:26 PM VEN20:56 UAE11:56 AM CT-Ortiz delivered a two-run single in Saturday's win over Toronto to extend his hitting streak to 12 games.
Analysis: The major league leader with 53 RBIs, Ortiz has 19 with six home runs over his last 11 games and is batting a scorching .457 during the streak. He's going out still at the top of his game.
June 4 12:27 PM PT1:27 PM MT2:27 PM CT3:27 PM ET15:27 ET19:27 GMT3:27 12:27 PM MST2:27 PM EST2:57 PM VEN23:27 UAE2:27 PM CT-Though he didn't homer Friday, Ortiz went 2 for 2 against Toronto to extend his hitting streak to 11 games.
Analysis: The 40-year-old is hitting a torrid .465 with 17 RBIs over the streak and ranks third in the AL with a .342 average. Ortiz leads the majors with 51 RBIs and has hit five of his seven home runs over his last seven games.
June 3 9:30 AM PT10:30 AM MT11:30 AM CT12:30 PM ET12:30 ET16:30 GMT0:30 9:30 AM MST11:30 AM EST12:00 PM VEN20:30 UAE11:30 AM CT-Ortiz homered again Thursday and extended his hit streak to 10 games with a three-run shot in a 12-7 loss in Baltimore.
Analysis: The Red Sox slugger is batting .439 with six of his 16 home runs and 17 of his MLB-best 51 RBIs during his streak.
May 31 12:00 PM PT1:00 PM MT2:00 PM CT3:00 PM ET15:00 ET19:00 GMT3:00 12:00 PM MST2:00 PM EST2:30 PM VEN23:00 UAE2:00 PM CT-Ortiz went yard at Camden Yards on Monday.
Analysis: Ortiz has drilled jacks in his last three games.
May 29 8:37 AM PT9:37 AM MT10:37 AM CT11:37 AM ET11:37 ET15:37 GMT23:37 8:37 AM MST10:37 AM EST11:07 AM VEN19:37 UAE10:37 AM CT-Ortiz homered again and collected two hits in Saturday's loss at Toronto.
Analysis: The ageless slugger has racked up 12 RBIs and three homers while going 11 for 20 over a five-game tear. Ortiz leads the majors with 46 RBIs and is hitting a staggering .339 with 14 homers in his age 40 season.
May 25 10:23 AM PT11:23 AM MT12:23 PM CT1:23 PM ET13:23 ET17:23 GMT1:23 10:23 AM MST12:23 PM EST12:53 PM VEN21:23 UAE12:23 PM CT-Ortiz hit a two-run double and a two-run single in an 8-3 win over Colorado on Tuesday night.
Analysis: Ortiz has seven of his 41 RBIs in the past two games and is 8 for 12 with five extra-base hits in his last three.
May 23 12:37 PM PT1:37 PM MT2:37 PM CT3:37 PM ET15:37 ET19:37 GMT3:37 12:37 PM MST2:37 PM EST3:07 PM VEN23:37 UAE2:37 PM CT-Ortiz went 4 for 4 with a home run and two doubles in a 5-2 win over Cleveland on Sunday.
Analysis: Ortiz, who drove in three runs, is batting .360 with eight homers, 11 doubles and 24 RBIs in his last 25 games.
May 15 11:59 AM PT12:59 PM MT1:59 PM CT2:59 PM ET14:59 ET18:59 GMT2:59 11:59 AM MST1:59 PM EST2:29 PM VEN22:59 UAE1:59 PM CT-Ortiz hit a winning double with two outs in the 11th inning and a tying triple in the ninth to lift the Boston Red Sox past the Houston Astros 6-5 on Saturday.
Analysis: Ortiz also moved into 22nd place on the career home runs list with his 513th, breaking a tie with Ernie Banks and Eddie Mathews. He is batting .341 with seven homers, 11 doubles and 23 RBIs in his last 22 games. Ortiz joined Hank Aaron and Barry Bonds as the only major leaguers with at least 500 home runs and 600 doubles.
May 10 11:35 AM PT12:35 PM MT1:35 PM CT2:35 PM ET14:35 ET18:35 GMT2:35 11:35 AM MST1:35 PM EST2:05 PM VEN22:35 UAE1:35 PM CT-Ortiz remained locked in at the plate on Monday, collecting three hits and two RBIs in a rout of Oakland.
Analysis: Big Papi had a pair of solo homers against the Yankees on Sunday. He's drove in 13 runs over a 10-game stretch in which he's hit six homers and is batting .366.
May 9 12:50 PM PT1:50 PM MT2:50 PM CT3:50 PM ET15:50 ET19:50 GMT3:50 12:50 PM MST2:50 PM EST3:20 PM VEN23:50 UAE2:50 PM CT-Ortiz tormented the Yankees once again by smacking a pair of solo home runs in Sunday's win.
Analysis: The 40-year-old hit his 50th and 51st homers against New York in a Red Sox uniform, with five of them coming this season. Ortiz has six homers and 11 RBIs over his last nine games.
May 7 8:30 AM PT9:30 AM MT10:30 AM CT11:30 AM ET11:30 ET15:30 GMT23:30 8:30 AM MST10:30 AM EST11:00 AM VEN19:30 UAE10:30 AM CT-Ortiz had a two-run homer Friday against the Yankees, but was ejected in the ninth inning following a controversial strikeout.
Analysis: Ortiz was called out on strikes by Ron Kulpa with the bases loaded in Boston's 3-2 loss, resulting in a heated argument between the slugger and the home plate umpire. The homer was the fourth in seven games for Ortiz, who's hitting .357 with nine RBIs over that stretch.
May 5 3:55 PM PT4:55 PM MT5:55 PM CT6:55 PM ET18:55 ET22:55 GMT6:55 3:55 PM MST5:55 PM EST6:25 PM VEN2:55 UAE (+1)5:55 PM CT-Ortiz finished 2 for 5 with three RBIs and had another big hit in Wednesday's win over the White Sox.
Analysis: Ortiz put Boston ahead with a two-run homer in the sixth inning of the 5-2 win. The long ball was the 509th of his career and 451st with the Red Sox, one shy of tying Carl Yastremski for second in team history. The 40-year-old is 7 for 19 with three homers and six RBIs over a five-game stretch.
May 1 10:40 AM PT11:40 AM MT12:40 PM CT1:40 PM ET13:40 ET17:40 GMT1:40 10:40 AM MST12:40 PM EST1:10 PM VEN21:40 UAE12:40 PM CT-Ortiz homered again as the Red Sox blanked the struggling New York Yankees 8-0 on Saturday night.
Analysis: Ortiz drilled the fifth home run of his farewell season - and second in two nights against the Yankees. He continues to torment New York, which surely can't wait till he retires.
Apr. 30 4:00 PM PT5:00 PM MT6:00 PM CT7:00 PM ET19:00 ET23:00 GMT7:00 4:00 PM MST6:00 PM EST6:30 PM VEN3:00 UAE (+1)6:00 PM CT-Ortiz finished 2 for 4 and hit a tie-breaking two-run homer in the eighth inning of Friday's win over the Yankees.
Analysis: The retiring slugger has had a nice start to his final season, as he's hitting .307 with 18 RBIs in 21 games. Ortiz is batting .391 over his last six.
Apr. 28 3:09 PM PT4:09 PM MT5:09 PM CT6:09 PM ET18:09 ET22:09 GMT6:09 3:09 PM MST5:09 PM EST5:39 PM VEN2:09 UAE (+1)5:09 PM CT-Ortiz passed two Hall of Fame Red Sox on the extra-base hits list in a 9-4 win over Atlanta on Wednesday night.
Analysis: The 40-year-old Ortiz had three doubles and drove in two runs, giving him 1,119 extra-base hits to tie Hall of Famer George Brett for 16th all-time. On the second double, he passed Boston greats Ted Williams and Jimmie Foxx. He's 10 for 27 (.370) with six doubles and six RBIs in his last seven games.
Apr. 13 2:57 PM PT3:57 PM MT4:57 PM CT5:57 PM ET17:57 ET21:57 GMT5:57 2:57 PM MST4:57 PM EST5:27 PM VEN1:57 UAE (+1)4:57 PM CT-Ortiz homered and doubled in Tuesday's loss to Baltimore.
Analysis: Ortiz has homered three times through six games with four multihit efforts.
Apr. 9 3:48 PM PT4:48 PM MT5:48 PM CT6:48 PM ET18:48 ET22:48 GMT6:48 3:48 PM MST5:48 PM EST6:18 PM VEN2:48 UAE (+1)5:48 PM CT-Ortiz went 2 for 4 with a double and two RBIs on Friday.
Analysis: He is 5 for 13 with five RBIs in his first three games, the first two of which he homered in.
Apr. 6 2:58 PM PT3:58 PM MT4:58 PM CT5:58 PM ET17:58 ET21:58 GMT5:58 2:58 PM MST4:58 PM EST5:28 PM VEN1:58 UAE (+1)4:58 PM CT-Ortiz homered in the first game of his final season on Tuesday.
Analysis: His two-run shot came in the ninth inning and he added a double in four at-bats.

Regular Season

Hitting Statistics
Year Team G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG
1997 Min 15 49 10 16 3 0 1 6 2 19 0 0 .327 .353 .449
1998 Min 86 278 47 77 20 0 9 46 39 72 1 0 .277 .371 .446
1999 Min 10 20 1 0 0 0 0 0 5 12 0 0 .000 .200 .000
2000 Min 130 415 59 117 36 1 10 63 57 81 1 0 .282 .364 .446
2001 Min 89 303 46 71 17 1 18 48 40 68 1 0 .234 .324 .475
2002 Min 125 412 52 112 32 1 20 75 43 87 1 2 .272 .339 .500
2003 Bos 128 448 79 129 39 2 31 101 58 83 0 0 .288 .369 .592
2004 Bos 150 582 94 175 47 3 41 139 75 133 0 0 .301 .380 .603
2005 Bos 159 601 119 180 40 1 47 148 102 124 1 0 .300 .397 .604
2006 Bos 151 558 115 160 29 2 54 137 119 117 1 0 .287 .413 .636
2007 Bos 149 549 116 182 52 1 35 117 111 103 3 1 .332 .445 .621
2008 Bos 109 416 74 110 30 1 23 89 70 74 1 0 .264 .369 .507
2009 Bos 150 541 77 129 35 1 28 99 74 134 0 2 .238 .332 .462
2010 Bos 145 518 86 140 36 1 32 102 82 145 0 1 .270 .370 .529
2011 Bos 146 525 84 162 40 1 29 96 78 83 1 1 .309 .398 .554
2012 Bos 90 324 65 103 26 0 23 60 56 51 0 1 .318 .415 .611
2013 Bos 137 518 84 160 38 2 30 103 76 88 4 0 .309 .395 .564
2014 Bos 142 518 59 136 27 0 35 104 75 95 0 0 .263 .355 .517
2015 Bos 146 528 73 144 37 0 37 108 77 95 0 1 .273 .360 .553
2016 Bos 69 249 34 84 30 1 18 61 40 40 2 0 .337 .430 .683
Career 2326 8352 1374 2387 614 19 521 1702 1279 1704 17 9 .286 .380 .551

Postseason

Hitting Statistics
Year Team Round G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG
2002 Min Total 9 29 0 8 3 0 0 4 0 10 0 0 .276 .276 .379
    LDS 4 13 0 3 2 0 0 2 0 5 0 0 .231 .231 .385
    LCS 5 16 0 5 1 0 0 2 0 5 0 0 .313 .313 .375
2003 Bos Total 12 47 4 9 2 0 2 8 5 15 0 0 .191 .283 .362
    LDS 5 21 0 2 1 0 0 2 2 7 0 0 .095 .174 .143
    LCS 7 26 4 7 1 0 2 6 3 8 0 0 .269 .367 .538
2004 Bos Total 14 55 13 22 3 1 5 19 13 10 0 1 .400 .515 .764
    LDS 3 11 4 6 2 0 1 4 5 2 0 0 .545 .688 1.000
    LCS 7 31 6 12 0 1 3 11 4 7 0 1 .387 .457 .742
    WS 4 13 3 4 1 0 1 4 4 1 0 0 .308 .471 .615
2005 Bos Total 3 12 2 4 2 0 1 1 0 3 0 0 .333 .333 .750
    LDS 3 12 2 4 2 0 1 1 0 3 0 0 .333 .333 .750
2007 Bos Total 14 46 16 17 6 0 3 10 14 9 0 0 .370 .508 .696
    LDS 3 7 5 5 0 0 2 3 6 1 0 0 .714 .846 1.571
    LCS 7 24 7 7 3 0 1 3 6 5 0 0 .292 .424 .542
    WS 4 15 4 5 3 0 0 4 2 3 0 0 .333 .412 .533
2008 Bos Total 11 43 4 8 2 1 1 5 9 13 0 0 .186 .327 .349
    LDS 4 17 1 4 1 0 0 1 3 4 0 0 .235 .350 .294
    LCS 7 26 3 4 1 1 1 4 6 9 0 0 .154 .313 .385
2009 Bos Total 3 12 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 .083 .083 .083
    LDS 3 12 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 .083 .083 .083
2013 Bos Total 16 51 12 18 3 0 5 13 16 7 0 0 .353 .500 .706
    LDS 4 13 4 5 1 0 2 3 5 2 0 0 .385 .556 .923
    LCS 6 22 1 2 0 0 1 4 3 4 0 0 .091 .200 .227
    WS 6 16 7 11 2 0 2 6 8 1 0 0 .688 .760 1.188
Career 82 295 51 87 21 2 17 60 57 71 0 1 .295 .409 .553


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