Former baseball player shot in the back last month.

Former Red Sox slugger David Ortiz has been released from the hospital after suffering a gun shot in the back a month ago, back home in the Dominican Republic.  Ortiz has had at least two other surgeries since being transferred to the Boston Hospital. His wife say’s he’s recovering well, and in good spirits.

David Ortiz looks on before the Red Sox home opening game against the...

David Ortiz looks on before the Red Sox home opening game against the Toronto Blue Jays at Fenway Park on April 09, 2019 in Boston, Massachusetts. Get premium, high resolution news photos at Getty Images

With 25+ years in the radio industry, Detroit native, Walter Neal aka "Tune-Up Man" has worked in radio sales, production, engineering and programming. He enjoys all things sports and is currently on-air weekends in Detroit.