Red Sox Academy: David Ortiz Reveals Secrets To His Hitting Success

David Ortiz will go down as one of the best Boston Red Sox players ever for one simple reason: He could hit.

But what made Big Papi so successful at the plate? Ortiz’s son, D’Angelo, caught up with the recently retired Red Sox designated hitter and asked him about his hitting approach, including where he stands in the batter’s box and how much research he does on opponents.

Learn from the best in the “NESN Clubhouse” video above!

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