John Farrell Aware of Ortiz Injury

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John Farrell Aware of Ortiz Injury
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David Ortiz didn't look like an injured man in the first inning of Tuesday's Red Sox-Rays matchup. The slugger pulled a high inside fastball into the right field seats for a three-run homer, but ESPN.com reports that he has been battling a sore oblique muscle for the last few games. Ortiz says he should be feeling better and hitting again soon.

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