The former Red Sox star sustained a gunshot wound during an incident in the Dominican Republic. In a statement, the Red Sox said he is recovering after undergoing surgery.
David Ortiz was reportedly shot in the leg but if you look at the surveillance video it looks like he was shot in the back.
Surveillance video shows the moment MLB star David Ortiz was shot in the back at a Dominican Republic bar last night. Officials say he's in stable condition after undergoing surgery 🙏
— WSVN 7 News (@wsvn) June 10, 2019
Red Sox have offered a private plane to fly David Ortiz to the United States for any additional treatment, if necessary.
— Boston Red Sox (@RedSox) June 10, 2019
Rumors are speculating that this is the person who shot David Ortiz:
The guy who shot David Ortiz pic.twitter.com/hCw5saaMoo
— 24/7 HipHop News (@BenjaminEnfield) June 10, 2019
Man who shot David Ortiz aka #BigPapi
The crowd jumped him right after shot was fired. America should take notes. Although America would prolly put you in jail for assault and this guy would win a civil suit against you. pic.twitter.com/y6nnTLyUP4
— DUDE_OHIO (@Dude_Ohio) June 10, 2019