UPDATE #4 (12:52 p.m. ET): Ortiz’s father offered an update that David is resting following surgery and is expected to make a full recovery, which Ortiz’s agent also confirmed.
UPDATE #3 (11:36 p.m. ET): According to CDN 37, one of the doctors at the clinic told reporters Ortiz was “out of danger.”
UPDATE #2 (11:10 p.m. ET): Marly Rivera of ESPN offered an update on where Ortiz was taken and he is reportedly in surgery.
UPDATE #1 (10:53 p.m. ET): Dominican police offered reporters updates and clarifications on David Ortiz’s status after he was shot once in the back at a club in Santo Domingo, saying the star is in stable condition.
Red Sox legend David Ortiz was reportedly shot in a burglary attempt in the Dominican Republic on Sunday night, per multiple outlets including CDN 37. Additionally, Enrique Rojas of ESPN spoke with Ortiz’s father regarding the incident.