Hot Papi: David Ortiz Is Three for 10

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  • Big Papi and the B-Town Sox
  • Baby Papi
  • Baseball Over Everything
  • Scouts Honor
  • Major League Debut
  • A Curve Ball
  • “Hey Papi”
  • Championship Paves the Way for Promotion
  • MVP: Most Valuable Papi
  • Moving on up and the Second World Series Title
  • Steroid Scandal
  • From the Injured List to the World Series
  • Third Times a Charm

Big Papi and the B-Town Sox

A Dominican-born hitter with a promising career David Américo Ortiz Arias, used to be just a minor league player with big dreams. While his nicknames range from Hot Papi to Señor Octubre to Big Papi, Ortiz proved why critics can call him the best clutch hitter in Boston history on Oct. 30 when he helped the Sox win the 2013 World Series. Take a look at how David Ortiz became Big Papi and earned three championship titles in 10 years.Dominique Zonyéé

(Photo/Elise Amendola/AP Photo)

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