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The Republican

David Ortiz returns, Yoenis Cespedes held out of Boston Red Sox's lineup on Wednesday

After missing two games with a foot injury, David Ortiz returned to the Boston Red Sox's lineup on Wednesday against the Toronto Blue Jays.

Extra Bases | Boston Globe

Game 132 Lineups and Notes: David Ortiz Still Missing From Sox Starting Nine

The Sox can make it two in a row on Tuesday, but for the second straight night, they’ll have to do it without David Ortiz, who is still out with injuries to his elbow and foot he suffered against the Mariners over the weekend.

Boston Red Sox Blog | ESPN Boston

David Ortiz (foot) out of lineup again

David Ortiz's injured right foot will keep him out of the Red Sox lineup for a second straight game Tuesday. On Monday, Ortiz had said he was hopeful of playing Tuesday, but he was not in the lineup posted by the Red Sox for the 7 p.m. game against the Blue Jays. Ortiz suffered the injury when he fouled a ball off his foot in the fourth inning of Sunday's 8-6 loss to the Mariners, describing it as "the worst" pain he'd ever felt from such an incident.

Boston Red Sox Blog | ESPN Boston

Notes: Ortiz may be back Tuesday

TORONTO -- David Ortiz's injured right foot will keep him out of the Red Sox lineup on Monday, but Ortiz is hopeful he'll be available tomorrow if he continues to heal at the same rate. "It's better than what it was last night or this morning," Ortiz said. "[There's] nothing broken or anything, so once the inflammation goes away it should be fine." Ortiz suffered the injury when he fouled a ball off his foot in the fourth inning of Sunday's 8-6 loss to the Mariners, describing it as "the worst" pain he'd ever felt from such an incident.

Full Count | WEEI

Red Sox lineup: Foot keeps David Ortiz out against Blue Jays

TORONTO — After leaving Sunday’s game with a contused right foot — having fouled a ball off himself in the fourth inning — David Ortiz is not in the Red Sox‘ starting lineup Monday against Blue Jays starter J.A. Happ. While an initial exam ruled out any fracture, Ortiz was noticeably sore following the Sox’ […]

Boston Herald

Red Sox Notebook: Allen Craig in lineup

The plan was for Allen Craig to play nine innings in right field and get four at-bats for the Pawtucket Red Sox last night. But due to circumstances surrounding the ailments of Will Middlebrooks (hamstring), Mike Napoli (back), and a scheduled day off for designated hitter David Ortiz, the plan was changed.Craig was activated from the disabled list and went 0-for-3 in Ortiz’ DH spot for the Red Sox in their 2-0 loss to the Los Angeles Angels at Fenway Park.

Boston Red Sox Blog | ESPN Boston

Rapid reaction: Angels 8, Red Sox 3

BOSTON—Despite a 4-for-4 night by David Ortiz that included his 30th home run, the Red Sox lost their fourth in a row Wednesday night. But that was a trifle compared to the loss endured by the Los Angeles Angels at Fenway Park. The Angels lost their best pitcher, right-hander Garrett Richards, who was carted away on a stretcher in the second inning with what the club called a left knee patellar injury. The club offered no further details pending a more complete examination.

CBS Sports

Rays/Ortiz feud

Tony Luftman and Rand Getlin join Jim Rome to discuss David Ortiz reigniting the fued between him and the Tampa Bay Rays.

FOX Sports

Ortiz, Price Feud Is Upsetting To Children - @TheBuzzeronFOX

David Ortiz and David Price are set to face off Friday night after a near brawl earlier this season. Steven Brody Stevens says: "Stop it." @TheBuzzer is a daily sports commentary, pop culture, and variety show for the social media generation. Stop by fo

FOX Sports

Chris Distefano's Special Shout Out To Big Papi - @TheBuzzeronFOX

Comedian and MLB Off the Bat host Chris Distefano sends a special message to his friend David Ortiz. @TheBuzzer is a daily sports commentary, pop culture, and variety show for the social media generation. Stop by for new videos Monday through Friday feat