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

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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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