Monday’s Mashup: MLB players, athletes send well wishes to David Ortiz after he was wounded in Dominican Republic shooting

Lucy Burdge
June 09, 2019 - 8:43 pm

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MLB: NY Mets at NY Yankees, 7 p.m. (MLB Network)
MLB: Texas at Boston, 7:10 p.m. (NESN)
NBA: Golden State at Toronto, 9 p.m. (ABC)


-- David Ortiz was wounded in a shooting in the Dominican Republic on Sunday and MLB players and other athletes sent their thoughts and prayers to the Red Sox legend.

#KeepSmiling Brother “porque nada hay imposible para Dios.” Lucas 1:37

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Ortiz is expected to make a full recovery after undergoing emergency surgery. 

-- Add Ozzy Osbourne to the list of celebrities rooting for the Blues against the Bruins in the Stanley Cup Final.

Osbourne tweeted his support for the Blues on Sunday by sharing a picture of his mugshot from 35 years ago.

When he was arrested for public intoxication in May 1984 by police in Memphis he was wearing a Blues jersey.

QUOTE OF THE DAY: "Please don't let me die, I'm a good man." -- David Ortiz, to the emergency doctor after he was shot in the Dominican Republic on Sunday