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Ortiz, pride of Sox Nation, joins US as a citizen

David Ortiz stood with his wife, Tiffany; daughter Alexandra, 7; and son, D'Angelo, 3, during the Red Sox star's citizenship ceremony held at the John F. Kennedy Library yesterday. David Ortiz stood with his wife, Tiffany; daughter Alexandra, 7; and son, D'Angelo, 3, during the Red Sox star's citizenship ceremony held at the John F. Kennedy Library yesterday. (Pat Greenhouse/Globe Staff)
By Christopher Baxter
Globe Correspondent / June 12, 2008

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David Ortiz is a legendary slugger whose swing has made him an iconic part of the national pastime. But it was not until yesterday that the Dominican-born star of the Red Sox could call himself a US citizen. (Full article: 610 words)

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