David Ortiz throws out first pitch at Fenway

Credit: CBS News- Published 2 weeks ago
Red Sox legend David "Big Papi" Ortiz made a surprise appearance at Boston’s Fenway Park, three months after being shot in the Dominican Republic. The three-time World Series winner got a standing ovation before throwing out the first pitch prior to Monday night's game against the Yankees. Mola Lenghi reports.
Advertisement

Credit: Wibbitz Studio
Published 2 weeks ago -  01:37
David Ortiz Throws First Pitch for Red Sox Months After Shooting
David Ortiz Throws First Pitch for Red Sox Months After Shooting . Ortiz surprised fans when he threw out the ceremonial first pitch at Fenway Park. . Boston played their final game of the season against the rival New York Yankees on Monday night. . It was Ortiz's first public appearance since being shot in June. . The former Red Sox star was shot in the back at a club in the Dominican Republic on June 9. . Ortiz addressed the Boston crowd before he threw the first pitch to former Red Sox catcher Jason Varitek. . I want to thank all of you for all the prayers. I really appreciate it. Thank you very much. I want to thank my former teammates for being there for me, David Ortiz, via statement . Also, I want to thank the Yankees, a lot of my boys over there and checked up on Big Papi. Thank you very much, appreciate it ... God bless you all. Go Sox. , David Ortiz, via statement. Police have determined that a hit man shot Ortiz by mistake. . Ortiz underwent three surgeries where he had some of his intestines and gallbladder removed.

You are here

Recent related videos from verified sources

WBZ News Update For September 10 02:05
Credit: WBZ CBS Boston - Published 2 weeks ago 


David Ortiz Returns To Fenway Park For First Time Since Being Shot 03:13
Credit: WBZ CBS Boston - Published 2 weeks ago 


Ortiz Throws Out First Pitch At Fenway Park 01:14
Credit: WBZ CBS Boston - Published 2 weeks ago 


David Ortiz Throws Out First Pitch At Fenway Park 01:02
Credit: WBZ CBS Boston - Published 2 weeks ago 


David Ortiz Seen In Photo For First Time Since Shooting 00:21
Credit: WBZ CBS Boston - Published on August 26, 2019 


David Ortiz Thankful to Be Home After Shooting 01:14
Credit: Wibbitz Top Stories - Published on July 30, 2019 


'Thanks for all the prayers' says David Ortiz 00:57
Credit: WCVB - Published on July 29, 2019 


You might like