The two hit the field on Thursday at Fenway Park in Boston ahead of the game against the Tampa Bay Rays. The two shouted, “Play ball!” and then Big Papi ripped his jersey off to reveal a black shirt with the words “GIRL POWER” written across his chest.
Aly was pleased, to say the least.
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“[Boston] is her city, too,” he shouted into the mic.
It’s no doubt a warm welcome for the 23-year-old Olympic gold medalist who’s been in headlines recently for speaking out against disgraced former Olympics doctor Larry Nassar. Raisman was one of the many strong females that addressed the courtroom during his trial.
The fun didn’t stop there for Ortiz and Raisman!
The crowd went nuts after she dressed Ortiz with all her Olympic medals.
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