Ortiz, Red Sox not close to contract agreement
BOSTON (WHDH) -- One of the greatest sluggers in Red Sox history could be about to become a free agent.
A source told the Boston Globe that David Ortiz and the Red Sox are not close to reaching a contract agreement.
Boston has until Friday to make a qualifying offer for Ortiz.
He would then have until November 9 to either accept the offer or test the free agent market.
Ortiz is seeking a two-year deal worth around $30million.