Dominican Republic

A fan holds a sign sending thought and prayers to former Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz, who was shot Sunday evening in the Dominican Republic, prior to a baseball game against the Texas Rangers at Fenway Park in Boston, Monday, June 10, 2019. Ortiz is expected to return to the area to be treated at a Boston hospital. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)
June 11, 2019 - 2:34 am
SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) — David Ortiz was back in Boston on Monday night for medical care, a day after authorities said the former Red Sox slugger affectionately known as Big Papi was ambushed by a gunman at a bar in his native Dominican Republic. A plane carrying the 43-year-old...
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© Geoff Burke | 2018 Jul 15
June 10, 2019 - 1:40 am
SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) — Former Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz was ambushed by a man who got off a motorcycle and shot him in the back at close range Sunday night in his native Dominican Republic, authorities said. Dominican National Police Director Ney Aldrin Bautista Almonte...
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Cardinals pitcher Carlos Martinez.
(Jeff Curry-USA TODAY Sports)
June 18, 2018 - 12:03 pm
The Cardinals pitcher was published by The Players' Tribune on Monday and shares stories about his childhood, growing up in one of the poorest sections of the Dominican Republic.
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