Boston Red Sox
Designated Hitter - David Ortiz
- Born: 11/18/1975 in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
- Bats/Throws: L/L
- HT: 6'4''
- WT: 230
- Debut: 9/2/1997
- College: N/A
Married to the former Tiffany Brick...The couple has 2 daughters, Jessica (10/23/96) and Alexandra (3/22/01) and a son, D'Angelo (7/10/04)...Graduated from Estudia Espillat High School in the Dominican Republic, where he played baseball and basketball...Splitsthe off-season between the Dominican Republic and Massachusetts...Batting cages at the Red Sox Dominican Academy were dedicated in his name in December 2006...His autobiography, Big Papi - My Story of Big Dreams and Big Hits made the New York Times Best Seller List in the spring of 2007.