Red Sox Extend David Ortiz Contract
ESPN Boston is reporting that the Red Sox and David Ortiz have agreed to a one year extension of his contract. This would keep Big Papi in a Red Sox uniform through the 2015 season. The 38 year old will earn 15 million this season, and roughly 16 million next season. Ortiz has won 3 World Series Championships with the Red Sox. He hit .688 in the 2013 World Series against the St. Louis Cardinals.
Source: Sox, Ortiz reach deal on extension just north of $15 million. Deal could be announced tomorrow
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