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David Ortiz’s message clear: ‘What about me?’

Slow to develop, monotonous, dullish, devoid of scoring for sustained stretches . . .

No, I’m not talking about soccer’s World Cup, which has been scintillating sports theater. I’m referencing the season of the Boston Red Sox, treading water in the Group of Mediocrity, better known as the American League East.

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