David Ortiz

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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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Alex Reimer
June 18, 2019 - 9:54 am
Dominican authorities say they’ve identified the man who planned to pay the men who shot David Ortiz last week. In court documents released Monday, he is revealed as Alberto Miguel Rodríguez Mota, whom police say is already a fugitive, according to the Associated Press . Ten suspects have been...
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June 17, 2019 - 5:14 pm
OMF discussed the David Ortiz shooting on Monday and the reports about the motive for the attack and the people who are responsible for it. Reports are swirling that a drug lord is behind the shooting and the guys wonder if the real story will ever come out. “What you’re dealing with is you’re...
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Alex Reimer
June 17, 2019 - 10:59 am
One week later, there are still many unanswered questions pertaining to the reasoning behind the David Ortiz shooting. While Dominican police have arrested at least 10 suspects, and said several more remain on the loose, they still haven’t identified any motive for the apparent assassination...
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Lucy Burdge
June 17, 2019 - 7:31 am
Welcome to Monday’s Morning Mashup. For the latest news, start at our WEEI.com home page or click here for the top stories from our news wire . MONDAY’S BROADCAST HIGHLIGHTS: MLB: Tampa Bay at NY Yankees, 7 p.m. (MLB Network) MLB: Boston at Minnesota, 8:10 p.m. (NESN) MLB: San Francisco at LA...
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Gabby Guerard
June 14, 2019 - 12:58 pm
According to the attorney general’s office of the Dominican Republic, three more people were arrested in connection to the David Ortiz shooting: Lanny Estefanny Pérez Reyes, José Eduardo Ciprián (Chuki) and Carlos Rafael Álvarez (Carlos Nike). A statement from the attorney general’s office revealed...
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Andy Hart
June 13, 2019 - 1:55 pm
According to reports out of both the Dominican Republic and the U.S., one of the suspects in the shooting of former Red Sox slugger David Ortiz is also wanted in Pennsylvania for a previous attempted homicide charge. The Associated Press, via Boston.com, reports that Luis Rivas-Clase is wanted in...
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Gabby Guerard
June 13, 2019 - 12:35 pm
As David Ortiz continues to recover in the ICU of Mass General Hospital, his wife Tiffany released another statement Thursday afternoon via the Red Sox which reads: “I want to take this opportunity to offer our heartfelt thanks and gratitude to Eliezer Salvador, owner of Presidente Sports, for your...
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Ryan Hannable
June 13, 2019 - 10:46 am
While David Ortiz continues to recover at Mass General Hospital, there have been a few developments from the Dominican Republic relating to the shooting. Six men have been arrested and one remains at large. He was identified as Luis Alfredo Rivas Clase, who also goes by the nickname "The Surgeon."...
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