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David Ortiz deserves two-year extension from Red Sox

For what he has meant, he deserves 2-year deal

BALTIMORE - From a business point of view, the Red Sox have handled it right. They have been going year-to-year with David Ortiz, which, given the DH market and the fact that he is now 36, is the right thing to do.

But there’s more to it with Ortiz.

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