It wouldn't be fair to include the All-World DH in the most beloved survey here (we can imagine what kind of runaway it would be). So we're saving Big Papi for a spot on our overall All-Beloved team, where you'll pick your favorite player of them all. You know the numbers, Ortiz belted 208 homers over a stretch of five seasons (2003-2007) in Boston. You've seen all the walkoff winners. You remember the clutch hits against the Yankees in the 2004 ALCS. And when he smiles, he lights up the room.
(Ortiz's stats and facts