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Crime'Big Papi' shares first photo of himself since he was shot, helps move daughter into college

23:15  25 august  2019
23:15  25 august  2019 Source:   wcvb.com

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Boston Red Sox legend David Ortiz shared two photos of himself with family on Instagram on Sunday, the first time the public has seen "Big Papi" since he was shot nearly three months ago in the Dominican Republic.

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Ortiz and his wife, Tiffany, were helping their daughter, Alexandria, move into her college dorm room.

According to her Instagram page, Alexandria Ortiz is attending the Berklee College of Music. She sang the national anthem at Fenway Park before a Red Sox game on April 11, 2016, her father's final season as a Major League Baseball player.

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"Good luck with everything and remember: 'To be great, you have to bring the best out of you every day,'" David Ortiz wrote on Instagram.

View the Instagram post below.

"Big Papi" has been rehabilitating at home since he was reportedly released from Massachusetts General Hospital on July 26. Marly Rivera, of ESPN, reported that Ortiz will be closely monitored by full-time nurses and will be visited regularly by his personal physician.

Ortiz then released a statement and posted on Instagram a few days later. Those were the first messages Ortiz made public since the shooting.

"Being at home and look at my family celebrating that I'm here safe is priceless," he wrote on Instagram on July 29. "Thank for all the prayers."

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His statement thanked several members of the Red Sox organization for their "kindness and concern during a difficult time."

"I am feeling good, but know I need to do my rehab just like I did when I was recovering from injuries playing baseball," Ortiz said.

The statement concluded with a request for privacy and the promise, "Big Papi will be back soon.

Ortiz was shot June 9 at a bar in Santo Domingo while sitting at a table with friend Sixto David Fernandez, who was the target of the shooting, officials said.

According to Dominican police, Ortiz was at the Dial Bar and Lounge at 8:50 p.m. when he was ambushed by a man who got off a motorcycle, approached him from behind and shot him at nearly point-blank range.

Ortiz was taken to a medical facility, where he underwent surgery. ESPN reported that the surgery lasted six hours, and a team of surgeons had to remove part of the 43-year-old's intestines and colon, along with part of his gallbladder. Ortiz also suffered liver damage, according to ESPN.

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Red Sox officials sent an air ambulance to the Dominican Republic to bring Ortiz back to Boston for further treatment at Massachusetts General Hospital, where he underwent two additional surgeries.

Police said a suspected drug trafficker offered to pay $30,000 for the shooting.

Police said they've arrested 14 people in the case, including the suspected gunman, and are searching for others.

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