DavidOrtiz

  • David Ortiz has undergone a third surgery for complications!

    Red Sox slugger David Ortiz has undergone a third surgery for complications resulting from being shot in his native Dominican Republic, the team said Thursday. The 43-year-old retired All-Star went under the knife earlier this week — a month after he was mistakenly targeted by hitmen at the Dial Bar and Lounge in...
  • David Ortiz shooter indicted on drug charges in New Jersey

    The bumbling Dominican hitman who allegedly confessed to accidentally shooting baseball legend David Ortiz was indicted in New Jersey Thursday for conspiring to distribute heroin and cocaine, federal prosecutors said. Accused hitman Rolfi Ferreira Cruz, 25, was also indicted on charges of possessing more than 100 grams of heroin and a quantity...
  • ICU Update: David Ortiz status has been moved to ‘good standing’!

    Good news about David Ortiz … the Boston Red Sox say his condition has been upgraded from “serious” to “good” just 9 days after he was shot in the Dominican Republic. “This morning, David’s condition was upgraded to ‘good’ by his doctors and he continues to make progress with his recovery...
  • David Ortiz still in ICU after second successful surgery!

    Former Red Sox great David Ortiz underwent a second surgery in Boston overnight — and later “flashed a smile’’ when talking with his family, a report said Tuesday. Ortiz — a k a “Big Papi,” who was shot at a bar in his native Dominican Republic on Sunday night — had...
  • David Ortiz shooting: Baseball legend needed parts of organs removed

    Former Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz had to have parts of his intestines and colon, as well as his gallbladder, removed after being shot in his native Dominican Republic, according to reports. The 43-year-old also suffered liver damage when a gunman fired at him from nearly point-blank range during...