Chris Archer

Candid Statement From Rays Chris Archer Regarding David Ortiz

Chris Archer doesn’t regret his post-game statement about David Ortiz (“feels like he’s bigger than the game”)  after he pimped a home run on Sunday afternoon – adding that “you’re never too youthful to tell the truth.”

For those who bring up his kissing his bicep against the Red Sox last season Archer says, “honestly, I was in the infancy of my career.” that was literally like my fifth start of my career.” he said. “People say act like you’ve been there before but at that time in my career I had never been there before.”

Archer recognizes that tossing the bat after a home run is how Ortiz plays the game adding, “I never saw Hank Aaron flip the bat.”