Red Sox hero David Ortiz out of extensive care after being shot in Dominican Republic – Fox News

Red Sox fans have plenty to cheer about Saturday night.

Beantown hero David Ortiz has been moved out of the extensive care unit, 2 weeks after he was shot in a messed up hit job in his native Dominican Republic.

SHOOTING OF DAVID ORTIZ IS RESULT OF MISTAKEN IDENTITY, DOMINICAN REPUBLIC LEAD DISTRICT ATTORNEY SAYS

” David was moved out of the intensive care system at Massachusetts General Medical Facility. He stays in good condition and continues to recuperate under the care of Drs. David King and Larry Ronan,” his spouse, Tiffany Ortiz, stated via a statement released by the Red Sox.

Ortiz was shot in the back while out at a bar in his hometown of Santo Domingo on June 9. Eleven people have been detained in connection with the shooting.

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In the current twist in the event, the cabbie who drove some of the gunmen to the bar where Ortiz was shot told cops the Red Sox slugger was not the desired target.

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