Discussion

David Ortiz slugs way to MVP

Updated: October 31, 2013, 5:11 PM ET
ESPN.com news services

BOSTON -- Most Valuable Papi.

David Ortiz walked off as the World Series MVP on Wednesday night, capping a dominant week in which he spurred the Boston Red Sox over St. Louis with a mix of power, patience and a most timely pep talk.

Ortiz hoisted reliever Koji Uehara after the final out of a 6-1 win, then Big Papi raised the gleaming gold trophy in his crowning achievement.

"I know I'm one of the forces for this ballgame and I like to take things personal," he said. ...

Read full story

Comments

Use a Facebook account to add a comment, subject to Facebook's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your Facebook name, photo & other personal information you make public on Facebook will appear with your comment, and may be used on ESPN's media platforms. Learn more.


EDITORS' PICKS

ALSO SEE