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Ortiz: It'll be different this offseason

Updated: July 5, 2012, 12:29 PM ET
ESPNBoston.com

Just a few hours before hitting his 400th career home run Wednesday, Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz once again expressed displeasure with his contract situation.

For the past two seasons, the Red Sox have taken a year-to-year approach to the 36-year-old Ortiz, picking up a one-year, $12.5 million team option before the 2011 season and settling on a one-year, $14.575 million contract for 2012. Before both seasons, Ortiz was adamant about preferring a multiyear ...

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