Happy 40th birthday to David Ortiz, the clutchiest clutch hitter to ever come through in the clutch.
All Boston sports fans have their ten favorite Red Sox moments, and Big Papi probably features prominently in about half of them. He is New England’s loving uncle, Boston’s fiery leader, and opposing pitchers’ greatest nightmare. Feliz cumpleaños, David Ortiz.
Please enjoy some of our favorite on- and off-field Papi Moments:
1. Some all time greats have taken selfies with President Obama: Bill Nye and Neil deGrasse Tyson, Bear Grylls, and even Joe Biden. However, Ortiz’s selfie with the POTUS during the Red Sox’s victory lap at the White House might take the cake.