Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. The Major League Baseball player, David Ortiz, is out of danger according to information provided, which was wounded by a shot in a fun center on Avenida Venezuela, in the Eastern Zone.
Ortiz was in the company of the producer and television presenter, Jhoel López, who was also injured in one leg, in the Fun Center Dial Bar And Lounge.
According to the source the former player is stable and was taken to a recovery room and that no organ was affected.
The director of the National Police says that the fact has nothing to do with robbery.
Ortiz was born in Santo Domingo and made his Major League Baseball debut in 1997, according to the MLB website.
He played 20 seasons before retiring in 2016, according to the MLB. His first six seasons he played with the Minnesota Twins and the rest of his career he did with the Boston Red Sox.