PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WLNE)– Boston Red Sox all-time excellent David Ortiz was inducted into the Hall of Popularity Sunday in Cooperstown, New York City.
Huge Papi is now the very first and just designated player to be inducted into the Hall of Popularity. He played 14 of his twenty years MLB profession with the Red Sox. He made the Hall of Popularity in his very first year of eligibility. He assisted the Sox win 3 champion (2004, 2007, 2013). He played a significant function in ending the “Curse of the Young child” in 04 ′.
” We have some extraordinary memories. When I think of Boston, I absolutely think of 2004, 2007 and naturally 2013, after the city was shaken by a marathon battle,” stated Ortiz. “I will constantly be Boston, and I will constantly be there for you, Boston. I like you Boston.”
Ortiz was understood for as being a left-handed slugger that showed up huge in the clutch striking house runs. He’s 17th in overall crowning achievement.