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Managing David Ortiz can be a tricky thing

ANAHEIM, Calif. — The managing of David Ortiz — managing against him and managing him as a player — has become a challenge.

Ortiz, named Saturday to the All-Star team for the ninth time in his career, would probably benefit by not playing in the game. But because he was voted in by the fans, he feels an obligation to be there.

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