David Ortiz undergoes third surgery after shooting
“We continue to be incredibly appreciative of the kindness and compassion shown to David and our entire family during this difficult time,” the statement read.
Ortiz was shot in the Dominican Republic on June 9, resulting in a 9 mm bullet passed through his intestines and internal organs.
He underwent emergency surgery in the country before being airlifted to Boston the following day.
Eleven suspects have been arrested and charged in the shooting.