David Ortiz News
Ortiz went 2-for-3 with two doubles in Wednesday's 4-2 loss to the A's. Ortiz is hitting .488 at home this season, tops in the majors.
Analysis: Ortiz slimmed down over the offseason and has emerged as the Papi of old. Ortiz ranks first in the AL with a .441 OBP and second in the league with a .707 SLG and .391 batting average.