In unquestionably his best move as general manager, Theo signed Ortiz as a free agent for $1.25 million in January of 2003. In three years in Boston, Ortiz has established himself as one of the premier hitters in baseball, pounding 119 home runs and accumulating 388 RBIs over that span.  <a href='http://www.boston.com/sports/baseball/redsox/gallery/ortizwalkoffs' onclick='openWindow('http://www.boston.com/sports/baseball/redsox/gallery/ortizwalkoffs','','width=775,height=585,resizable=yes,scrollbars=yes,toolbar=no,location=no,menubar=no,status=no'); return false;'> Ortiz's walkoff hits
David Ortiz
In unquestionably his best move as general manager, Theo signed Ortiz as a free agent for $1.25 million in January of 2003. In three years in Boston, Ortiz has established himself as one of the premier hitters in baseball, pounding 119 home runs and accumulating 388 RBIs over that span.

Photo Gallery Ortiz's walkoff hits
(Globe Staff Photo / Matthew J. Lee)
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