Sat, 05 Apr 2014 15:37:54 -0700
Boston Red Sox DH David Ortiz (calf) is out of the lineup Saturday, April 5. He is dealing with some calf tightness, but this is a planned day off.
Sun, 30 Mar 2014 07:41:23 -0700
Boston Red Sox DH David Ortiz (calf) said he was good to go for opening day after missing the final two spring training games. "I don't like spring training," Ortiz said. "I'm a guy who likes to get into a routine. Spring training, that's hard to do. Everybody has a different approach when they face me. I spend a lot of time watching video. I think about things pitchers are going to do against me."
Sat, 29 Mar 2014 08:12:25 -0700
Boston Red Sox DH David Ortiz (calf) is not in the starting lineup Saturday, March 29, because of a right calf injury. Manager John Farrell said Ortiz's injury has improved significantly and that Ortiz will be able to play opening day.
Sun, 23 Mar 2014 19:12:27 -0700
Updating previous reports, Boston Red Sox DH David Ortiz's one-year contract extension will include two option years that will vest if he achieves a certain amount of plate appearances.
Sun, 23 Mar 2014 14:52:07 -0700
Updating an earlier report, Boston Red Sox DH David Ortiz's one-year extension is worth $16 million.
Sun, 23 Mar 2014 14:15:44 -0700
The Boston Red Sox agreed to a one-year extension with DH David Ortiz, which is worth a little more than $15 million.
Fri, 21 Mar 2014 13:04:10 -0700
The Boston Red Sox are close to inking a one-year, $15 million extension with DH David Ortiz, according to sources.
Tue, 18 Feb 2014 13:06:54 -0800
Boston Red Sox DH David Ortiz said there is no rush for him to sign a contract extension with the team this spring as he enters the final year of his deal. "I've said many times and I will continue saying it: Boston is where I want to end my career. The team knows it," Ortiz said.
Thu, 30 Jan 2014 07:22:05 -0800
Updating a previous report, Boston Red Sox DH David Ortiz said he wants a one-year extension on his current deal.
Mon, 27 Jan 2014 06:14:42 -0800
Boston Red Sox DH David Ortiz said "it's time to move on," if he's not offered a long-term deal from the team.