Ortiz Graces Cover of Sports Illustrated
David Ortiz will be on the cover of the latest edition of the Sports Illustrated magazine in his final week of his regular season playing career.
Ortiz will be on the cover for the fourth time of his career as he wraps up his final regular season of a 20-year MLB tenure. As part of the issue, SI let Ortiz become a 'guest editor' and will also feature a sit-down interview with Big Papi himself. Time, Inc. recently released a commemorative issue detailing Ortiz's career last month
The issue with Ortiz on the cover will be a regional exclusive to New England as Arnold Palmer will adorn the national edition of the publication.
Ortiz will play his final regular season game at Fenway Park on October 2nd as the Sox close out the season with Toronto.