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U.S. BORDER PATROL AGENT SUSPECTED IN KILLING OF FOUR AND KIDNAPPING OF ANOTHER

WEBB COUNTY, TEXAS

35-year old Border Patrol Agent, David Ortiz was taken into custody by the Webb County PD on Saturday. Ortiz is a suspect in the killing of four people and the aggravated kidnapping of a fifth person, a woman who managed to escape her captor. 151 more words

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Nationals pitcher Sean Doolittle doing his best to 'Make Baseball Fun Again'

It’s no secret that baseball as a sport is facing an existential crisis.  America’s past time is quickly becoming a thing of the past as the game has fallen behind basketball and football both in the pro ranks and among the youth. 422 more words

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David Ortiz Denies Any Involvement With Alleged Gambling On Baseball

By Michael Hurley, CBS Boston

BOSTON (CBS) — David Ortiz may not know exactly what a new book alleges regarding his proximity to bets placed on baseball games, but the former Red Sox star wants nothing to do with any of it. 602 more words

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Don't Mess with David Ortiz

My devotion to David Ortiz is well-documented. He’s our franchise’s greatest hitter, mascot, leader, and legend. The things he’s done for Boston over the past nearly two decades, on and off the field, will go down as some of the greatest moments in Red Sox history. 774 more words

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Former MLB Investigator Makes Shocking Allegations In New Book: Gambling, PEDs, Much More

By Michael Hurley, CBS Boston

BOSTON (CBS) — The steroid era is generally considered to be over in Major League Baseball, an era believed to have reached its peak in the late ’90s and early 2000s before MLB “cracked down” on the use of performance-enhancing drugs. 1,746 more words

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Fenway game was a grand slam

As published in The Providence Journal, August 19, 2018. Photo: John Walsh

With Mookie Betts, Chris Sale, and J.D. Martinez playing for the Red Sox these days, highlight-reel moments abound, all of which got me thinking about my top Fenway Park memories. 610 more words

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Papi (David Ortiz) hitting a home run in one of his last games with the Boston Redsox

I do love my baseball, and while in the states in 2016 I was privileged to visit Fenway Park and watch (and film) Papi hit one of his last home runs in Major League Baseball for the Boston Redsox.

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