Say It Isn’t So, Big Papi Set To Retire?
On November 17th, Yankees fans rejoiced at the news that they only have to deal with Big Papi hitting home runs all the time for one more season! David Ortiz announced that he will be officially retiring at the end of the 2016 season. In a video he posted on The Players’ Tribune website, he stated “Every single one of us, athletes-wise, we run out of time at some point. Life is based on different chapters and I think I’m ready to experience the next one in my life.” He announced this on his 40th birthday, which is a common age to hang up the jersey.
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