Memorial Day caps, Ortiz bats available for charity


CHICAGO — Major league baseball teams have worn special caps for Memorial Day since 2008. This year, instead of the stars and stripes, the caps will feature authentic military digital camouflage.

The caps will be available at,, and clubhouse stores, with proceeds going to the Welcome Back Veterans Fund.

David Ortiz is working with Marucci Sports to raise money for The One Fund. Go to to buy a Marucci bat inscribed with either “This is our (bleeping) city” or “Nobody’s going to dictate our freedom!”

Bats are $125 or $500 if signed by David.