He was supposed to be wiping champagne rather than tears from his eyes.
It was supposed to end that way for David Ortiz. Not this way.
That's what I thought. That's what we all thought.
But it did end this way, Monday night at Fenway Park. It ended with the Cleveland Indians celebrating a sweep of Ortiz's Boston Red Sox and the Fenway fans celebrating Ortiz's career one more time.
Cleveland closer Cody Allen hung on in the last two innings, and the Indians beat the Boston Red Sox 4-3 Monday night to complete a three-game sweep of their AL Division Series. Red Sox slugger David Ortiz walked in the final plate...
Ortiz, a prolific slugger, endured a quiet end to his career as Cleveland swept the Boston Red Sox to advance to the American League Championship Series.
The Cleveland Indians completed a three-game American League Division Series sweep of the Red Sox and ended the career of David Ortiz with a 4-3 victory over Boston on Monday.