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

Baby Papi

Before he was “Hot Papi” or “Big Papi,” he was David Américo Ortiz Arias. Born on November 18, 1975, in Santo Domingo, D.R., he took after his father Enrique Rosa who loved baseball and played for years in Dominican pro and semipro leagues.

(Photo: Matt Slocum/AP Photo)

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