Report: David Ortiz Shot in the Dominican Republic

The baseball world holds their breath as reports have come out that former Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz was transferred to a local hospital in the Dominican Republic.

The 43-year-old was reportedly shot in the leg during a failed robbery attempt at a Santo Domingo amusement center.

Translation: “The wound of @ davidortiz was on one leg and one of those responsible was arrested. The former player was removed from the place in a unit of @ Sistema911_RD”

The reported shooter was taken into custody.

Stay tuned for more updates on the story.

Updated at 10:45 pm ET

Updated at 10:46 pm ET

New reports have surfaced as to where exactly David Ortiz was shot.

Stay tuned.

Updated at 10:52 pm ET

Updated at 11:11 pm ET

Chief of Police is urging the public not to speculate on the incident. Says Ortiz is in stable condition.

Updated at 2:06 am ET

David Ortiz is in stable condition after several hours of surgery, per reports.

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