Papi to the track

David Ortiz can’t get a break. He just came up with a runner on second and two out in the top of the fourth and went out on a 400-plus foot flyball to Curtis Granderson, perhaps the best center fielder of them all. Ortiz is now 0 for 2 on the night.

Before Ortiz’s flyball, Mike Lowell hit into his major league leading 14th double play of the season. Lowell is a threat to Jim Rice, the all-time season record-holder — 36 GIPSs in 1984. Rice also hit into 35 in 1985.

Meanwhile, Josh Beckett has a no-hitter and a 2-0 lead as the fifth begins.

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