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David Ortiz

Biography

David Ortiz

David Ortiz, nicknamed "Big Papi," is a 10-time major league All-Star, three-time World Series champion, and the all-time MLB record holder for home runs, RBIs and hits by a designated hitter. In 2015, Ortiz was voted as one of the four greatest players in Boston Red Sox history --- along with Ted Williams, Carl Yastrzemski and Pedro Martinez --- by Red Sox fans. He lives in Boston, Massachusetts.

David Ortiz

Books by David Ortiz

by David Ortiz with Michael Holley - Memoir, Nonfiction, Sports

David “Big Papi” Ortiz is a baseball icon and one of the most popular figures ever to play the game. As a key part of the Boston Red Sox for 14 years, David helped the team win three World Series, bringing back a storied franchise from “never wins” to “always wins.” He helped them upend the doubts, the naysayers, the nonbelievers and captured the imagination of millions of fans along the way, as he launched balls into the stands again, and again, and again. Now, looking back at the end of his legendary career, Ortiz opens up fully for the first time about his last two decades in the game.