David Ortiz hasn’t gotten a hit in his last six games, and that’s unusual for the slugger.
The timing couldn’t have been better for the slump, though, as the Red Sox hold onto first place and just took two of three from the Baltimore Orioles. Big Papi waited until late August to go through his first extended slump of the 2013 season, and manager John Farrell said that fact proves a lot about Ortiz as an elite hitter.
Hear everything Farrell had to say before Friday’s game in the video above.
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