David Ortiz walked to first base before ball 4

He knew it was coming, and decided to get a head start.

The Cubs did not want to pitch to David Ortiz on Tuesday night. When he had a 3-0 count, it was clear that ball four was incoming. So clear, in fact, that Big Papi started his trot to first base not only before the ump signaled the walk, but before the pitch even leaves the pitcher's hand.

Ortiz turns before Cubs' pitcher Neil Ramirez even releases the ball, and is out of the box entirely before the pitch is in Welington Castillo's glove. David Ortiz has places to be, people, and if you aren't going to let him take a swing, he's got no time for your shenanigans.

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