The Yankee Flipper

David Ortiz watches the flight of his two-run home run during the fifth inning of American League MLB baseball action against the New York Yankees at Yankee Stadium in New York June 7, 2011.

Big Stylin' Whirls, Twirls, and Offends Fraudway Joe

Boston 6, New York 4 | Pap Appeal Key to Big Apple Win
Yanks Make Deal With Bruins to Acquire Shawn Thornton for Tonight's Game
Lester Wasn't Especially Sharp, Except When Aiming for Teixera's Knee
Bad Start in the Bronx: It's a Nightmare on Elm Street for Freddy
Pap Gets Save No. 200... Congrats, But It's a Fake-Stat
Bard Solid As Ever

"That's Papi style." -- David Ortiz

"Yeah, I didn't really care for it." -- Joe Girardi

Ortiz Won't Be Flippin' Burgers at Big Papi's Grille in Framingham No More
But He May Slap His Name on a New Eatery in Boston

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Boston Globe:

Red Sox end losing streak > Shaughnessy: Debunking myths about the 2014 Red Sox > Cherington: Everyone needs to get better

Boston Herald:

Ortiz, Red Sox bats break out to end losing streak > Buchholz still bewildered > Memory loss haunting Red Sox


Lester was once a good hitter, now heading toward dubious record > Travis Shaw brings hot bat to Pawtucket > Ranaudo shines > Betts not a candidate for Boston, yet

NY Post:

St. Louis lets Ozzie Smith bid Jeter goodbye > Yanks prevail in extras again > Nonsense leads off in MLB broadcasts > Beltran elbow on mend

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