David Ortiz collects two hits in Pawtucket
|04.12.13 at 1:15 am ET|
In the first game of his minor league rehab assignment with Triple-A Pawtucket, Red Sox DH David Ortiz went 2-for-3 with a strikeout in his first at-bat and then a pair of singles (one to left, one to right) in his next two plate appearances. After his second hit (an RBI single), he also had an opportunity to run the bases, advancing to third base on a double and then scoring on a single. Red Sox manager John Farrell said that a decision will be made based on the weather on Friday about whether or not Ortiz will play in the next scheduled PawSox game.
Here’s visual evidence of one of his hits (Rochester needs a shift!):
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