David Ortiz Crushes 3-Run Homer vs. Rays, Flips Bat Like an Absolute Boss

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Tyler BrookeSenior Analyst IIJuly 27, 2014

The Boston Red Sox and Tampa Bay Rays aren't exactly big fans of each other this season. The last two series between the AL East foes included bench-clearing scuffles and six ejections.

Naturally, David Ortiz decided to rub it in a little Sunday after doing what he does best.

UPDATE: Sunday, July 27, at 5:45 p.m. ET

Rays pitcher Chris Archer wasn't happy with Ortiz after the game, according to Roger Mooney from The Tampa Tribune:

Pete Abraham from The Boston Globe added Ortiz's response:

End of Update

In the top of the third inning, Ortiz crushed a three-run home run to right field, flipping the bat after he knew it was out of the park. He proceeded to slowly trot around the bases.

The 38-year-old designated hitter now has 25 home runs this season and 456 for his career. The three runs would be enough, as the 48-57 Red Sox took down the 51-54 Rays 3-2.


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