Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz has seen it all during his time in Boston, so he knows a thing or two about what makes a good formula for winning baseball.
And for Ortiz, he thinks the Red Sox’s struggles during the 2014 season have been due to an inability to put all of the team’s pieces in the right place.
“I think we weren’t very consistent at playing the game on a daily basis,” Ortiz said. “Sometimes we hit, but we don’t pitch well. Sometimes we pitch well, we don’t hit well. Sometimes it was good pitching, good hitting but poor defense. And sometimes it was good defense, poor pitching, poor — like, to win ballgames you need to combine everything. You need to have a combination of literally everything.”
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