FILE - On this Oct. 10, 2016, file photo, Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz encourages the crowd from the dugout throughout the eighth inning in Game 3 of baseball's American League Division Series against the Cleveland Indians in Boston. Worn Boston Red Sox slugger Ortiz became as soon as shot and wounded in his native Dominican Republic, his father advised ESPN on Sunday, June 9, 2019.  (AP Portray/Elise Amendola, File)

FILE – On this Oct. 10, 2016, file photo, Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz encourages the crowd from the dugout throughout the eighth inning in Game 3 of baseball’s American League Division Series against the Cleveland Indians in Boston. Worn Boston Red Sox slugger Ortiz became as soon as shot and wounded in his native Dominican Republic, his father advised ESPN on Sunday, June 9, 2019. (AP Portray/Elise Amendola, File)

SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic – Worn Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz became as soon as shot and wounded in his native Dominican Republic, his father advised ESPN on Sunday night.

Leo Ortiz advised ESPN.com that Ortiz became as soon as shot while at an entertainment middle in Santo Domingo.

“They known as to advise me that David is injured and that they took him to a medical middle, but they didn’t advise me how he is or exactly where he became as soon as transferred,” Leo Ortiz stated, together with: “In the in the meantime, all the pieces is advanced.”

Dominican TV living CDN 37 reported that Ortiz became as soon as shot in the leg.

The 43-year-broken-down hit 541 homers in 20 major league seasons, together with 14 with the Red Sox. He helped lead Boston to about a World Series titles and retired after the 2016 season. He became as soon as a 10-time All-Smartly-known person and two-time World Series MVP, in 2004 and 2013.

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