Ortiz and Al Horford, both from the Dominican Republic, have a longstanding friendship.
Cool shot of Al Horford and David Ortiz embracing at Fenway tonight (@GettySport) pic.twitter.com/Wf0FIi01lP— Chris Forsberg (@ESPNForsberg) October 2, 2016
Notice all the No. 34 jerseys, a perfect coincidence for the Celtics:
Celtics honoring Paul Pierce's final season tonight at Fenway #ThanksPapi pic.twitter.com/G6KMKhRueh— Max Lederman (@Max_Lederman) October 1, 2016
Even Isaiah Thomas wasn't above asking Big Papi for an autograph:
The C's also put together a video thanking Ortiz for all he's done as a member of the Red Sox, highlighted by Isaiah's closing statement "Just remember, this is our f---ing city!"
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