For the first time in a decade,
Although for the team's regular designated hitter, it probably seemed pretty much like any other day.
For the first time in Red Sox history, the team did not record a put out by its first baseman, according to Elias Sports.
Ortiz did see a tiny bit of action during the Red Sox's 5-4 win over Houston, though. He fielded a grounder by Houston catcher
At the plate, Ortiz was 0 for 3 with a walk and a run scored.
Big Papi started in place of slumping first baseman