Reports confirm that former Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz was shot and wounded in his native Dominican Republic. Reports indicate that he is now out of surgery and in stable condition. According to police in the Dominican Republic, Ortiz was shot at close range at a club in Santo Domingo by a man who jumped off a motorcycle.
That's about all the information we have as of this morning, click back to this space as we will update you with any further information. Ortiz, known as "Big Papi" was a star for the Boston Red Sox for years before retiring in 2016