Why David Ortiz Still Plans on Retiring Despite His Amazing Start Print E-mail
Written by Liz Banks   
Wednesday, 01 June 2016

OrtizWhy David Ortiz Still Plans on Retiring Despite His Amazing Start

An article by Yahoo Sports

Earlier this week, after another age-defying night, David Ortiz received a text message from a friend: “Man, you’re [expletive] your retirement up!” Ortiz laughed, because what else could he do? He is 40 years old. For the first six weeks of what he said would be his last season, he was the best hitter in baseball. That’s what everyone knew. They didn’t understand that it hurts Ortiz just to walk. And the energy it takes to steel his mind against his own second-guessing, let alone others’. And here was a friend – a Yankees fan no less – telling Ortiz not to go, not yet.

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