Report: David Ortiz, Red Sox discussing contract extension

Friday December 13th, 2013

Red Sox DH David Ortiz will get his shot in the field at first base during the World Series. (Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images) David Ortiz reached base 19 times in 25 plate appearances in the World Series. (Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

The agent for Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz is meeting with the team in hopes of signing Ortiz to a contract extension, reports Rob Bradford of

Ortiz's contract ends after next season. He will make $15 million in 2014 as part of a two-year, $26 million contract he signed in 2012.

Ortiz, 38, hit .309 with 30 home runs and 103 RBI last season with the Red Sox.

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