David Ortiz Shares Why He Loves To Cook Food For Himself, Teammates

To become a professional athlete you need to practice hard work, discipline and have an exceptional diet.

The best way to make sure you are filling your body with the proper food is to cook for yourself. That way you know exactly what you are eating and can make sure your body is in prime playing condition.

In the latest episode of “NESN Clubhouse,” David Ortiz explains his love of cooking, including the connection he feels with his late mother when he plays the role of chef.

Check it out in the video above!

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