Update, Monday a. CDN 37, a news station in Santo Domingo, is reporting in Spanish that David Ortiz was shot in the back outside a bar tonight by two men who rode up on a motorbike - one of whom was quickly surrounded and beaten by bystanders. Surveillance video scroll down that page to see it shows one of the men walking up behind Ortiz as he sat on a patio and shooting him point blank. Dionisio Soldevila, a reporter in Santo Domingo, reports that when Ortiz was brought into the emergency room, he told a doctor, "please don't let me die - I'm a good man. Jose Monegro, director of El Dia newspaper, reports police say the shooting was not part of a robbery, "but does not offer further details because the investigation is ongoing.
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David Ortiz is clutch on and off the field. Photo courtesy of the Players Tribune. And in , five days after the Boston Marathon bombings, the man best known as Big Papi stepped to the microphone in a pregame ceremony at Fenway Park and issued a defiant off-the-cuff declaration. Stay strong. Ortiz will be roasted by former teammate Dustin Pedroia, comedian Lenny Clarke, and others on June 22 at the House of Blues in Boston to raise money for the fund; tickets are now on sale. Now my kids ask about college, and I say, if I can get a doctorate, you can too. The team was down three games to none in the best-of-seven American League Championship Series, and it was do-or-die time.
President Donald Trump spent a significant portion of his Monday afternoon rally in Avoca, Pennsylvania, censuring his detractors, from political opponent Joe Biden to celebrities and professional athletes who support the Democratic nominee. Some remarks denounced the National Basketball Association NBA , which embraced social and political activism this year, which prompted the rally's attendees to engage in an antagonistic chant about LeBron James, who's one of the biggest sports stars on the planet. After Trump shared an extended spell of criticisms targeting media outlets, interspersed with claims that his presidency contributed positively to broadcast viewership, he took aim at the NBA and gave particular focus to James. The NBA star, alongside other prominent public figures, has spoken out against Trump during the final months of his reelection bid. It was one of several rallies promoting the president's reelection campaign to take place across Pennsylvania, a critical swing state both Trump and Biden are vying to win, over the past few days.
Pedroia, 37, was the AL Rookie of the Year in and the MVP in his second season but has played in only nine games in three seasons since since a spikes-high slide by then-Orioles shortstop Manny Machado took out his knee in He was the longest-tenured player on the Red Sox roster and the only holdover from the championship team. And this is the time. He is the only player ever to earn Rookie of the Year, Gold Glove and MVP awards along with a World Series championship in his first two full seasons; only nine other players have accomplished those feats in their entire career.