David Ortiz

Ortiz sets mark for most RBIs in final season

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) – David Ortiz has set the record for most RBIs in a final season. Boston’s 40-year-old designated hitter hit a two-run homer off Tampa Bay’s Chris Archer in the first inning Friday, giving him 124 RBIs. Ortiz has one more RBI than Shoeless Joe Jackson in 1920. Ortiz’s 37 homers are two more than old mark…

Ortiz hits 30th homer, but Red Sox lose to Rays in 11

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) – David Ortiz hit his 30th home run in the first inning, but the Tampa Bay Rays came back from a three-run deficit to beat Boston 4-3 in 11 innings Wednesday night and prevent the Red Sox from taking sole possession of first place in the AL East. Luke Maile doubled with two out in the…