After second opinion, David Ortiz to the 15-day DL

David Ortiz is headed to the 15-day disabled list after getting a second opinion on his injured Achilles’ heel, manager Bobby Valentine said today.

Ortiz was told his heel would take 10 to 14 days to heal. The Red Sox called up Mauro Gomez from Pawtucket to take his place on the roster for the time being.

More on this to come.

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