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Ortiz blasts away

It’s been a bummer summer for David Ortiz, who entered last night’s game at Texas hitting just .114 in August. It’s been a bummer summer for David Ortiz, who entered last night’s game at Texas hitting just .114 in August. (File/ Bill Greene/ Globe Staff)
By Amalie Benjamin
Globe Staff / August 15, 2009

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ARLINGTON, Texas - With David Ortiz “hitting like [expletive],’’ as he put it yesterday, the designated hitter was dropped to seventh in the batting order for the first game of the Red Sox’ series against the Rangers. That’s lower than he was dropped during his struggles at the beginning of the season. (Full article: 1044 words)

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