Source: David Ortiz, Red Sox agree

Updated: November 3, 2012, 5:16 AM ET
By Joe McDonald | ESPNBoston.com

BOSTON -- David Ortiz may get his wish to retire with the Boston Red Sox.

The veteran designated hitter -- and face of the storied franchise -- agreed Friday night on a two-year deal worth at least $26 million, a source said. Incentives could bring the deal to as much as $30 million.

Talks between Ortiz and the Red Sox began late in the season and concluded with Friday night's accord. The veteran slugger has made no secret of his desire to finish his career in Boston.

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