David Ortiz

World Series Champion

Living Legends of Sports

Red Sox fans fill Fenway Park in Boston to see the living legend David Ortiz play. Known as "Big Papi," the designated hitter Ortiz has astonished baseball fans with huge hits and a big smile. In this fact-filled biography, readers discover that Ortiz learned about baseball from his father in the Dominican Republic. They follow Ortiz's path from high school to his first professional contract with the Seattle Mariners, his trade to the Minnesota Twins, and then his outstanding hitting and World Series triumphs with the Red Sox. A timeline and list of other living legends of baseball are included.

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Reading Level: 5-6

Interest Level: 5-8

Product type : Library Bound Book
ISBN : 978-1-6804-8099-3
Copyright : 2016
Language : English
Pages : 48
Trim : 7 1/4" x 9 1/4"
Dewey : 796.3570922
Subject : Biographies, Sports
Binding : Library
BISAC : JNF054010
Detailed Table of Contents • Full-color photographs • Biographies • Web Sites • For Further Information Section • Fact Boxes • Timelines • Glossary • Index