David Ortiz

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Ryan Hannable
July 11, 2019 - 10:39 am
There's been an update on the condition of David Ortiz after being shot in the Dominican Republic on June 9 as his wife Tiffany has released another statement. “Earlier this week, David underwent a third surgery for complications resulting from his gunshot wound," the statement read. "The operation...
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Alex Reimer
July 02, 2019 - 10:41 am
Dominican authorities keep changing their story on the David Ortiz shooting three weeks after the fact. The latest alteration to the narrative came Sunday, when National Police spokesman Frank Felix Duran Mejia said the bounty for the shooting was $30,000, rather than the $7,800 figure that was...
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Amin Touri
June 28, 2019 - 1:44 pm
The alleged mastermind who orchestrated the June 9 shooting of David Ortiz has been arrested, according to officials in the Dominican Republic on Friday. #Preliminar Policía Nacional apresa a Victor Hugo Gómez, señalado como uno de los autores intelectuales de ataque donde resultó herido el ex...
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Alex Reimer
June 24, 2019 - 12:48 pm
One of the downsides of being an owned by a multibillionaire with extensive business ties to local institutions is the conflict of interest question. For the Boston Globe, which is owned by John Henry, this dilemma arises whenever there’s unflattering Red Sox news. So it is unsurprising some...
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Amin Touri
June 22, 2019 - 6:04 pm
Two weeks after he was shot in the back in the Dominican Republic, David Ortiz was moved out of the intensive care unit at MGH, according to a statement from his wife, Tiffany, released through the Red Sox. “David was moved out of the intensive care unit at Massachusetts General Hospital," Tiffany...
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Alex Reimer
June 21, 2019 - 11:08 am
It came as a surprise when Dominican authorities announced Wednesday they determined David Ortiz was not the intended victim of the apparent assassination attempt at the Dial Bar and Lounge, including to the alleged actual target. Sixto David Fernandez, who Dominican Attorney General Jean Alain...
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Alex Reimer
June 20, 2019 - 11:46 am
Dominican authorities say David Ortiz was accidentally shot last Sunday night. The guy whom we all saw run up behind Ortiz at the Dial Bar and Lounge, and fire a bullet directly into his lower back, actually meant to target someone else. That’s right: one of the island’s national heroes was...
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Alex Reimer
June 19, 2019 - 6:37 pm
Dominican authorities say David Ortiz was not the intended target of last Sunday’s shooting inside of a crowded bar in Santo Domingo. Instead, the gunman was looking for one of Ortiz’s friends, who was seated at the same table as the Red Sox legend. At a press conference Wednesday, Dominican...
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Alex Reimer
June 19, 2019 - 1:54 pm
David Ortiz’s attorney denies his client is involved in illicit activities that may have led to his shooting, apparently referring to salacious reports about the iconic slugger’s romantic affair with the partner of a drug kingpin. While Dominican authorities are expected to fully brief the press...
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Ryan Hannable
June 18, 2019 - 12:11 pm
Just over a week after being shot in the back while in the Dominican Republic, David Ortiz's status has been upgraded to good, according to his wife Tiffany. “This morning, David’s condition was upgraded to ‘good’ by his doctors and he continues to make progress with his recovery in the Intensive...
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