ESPN -- Former Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz was shot and wounded at an entertainment center in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.
Police say the shooting happened during a robbery attempt at the "Dial" amusement club.
Dominican police say Ortiz was shot in the lower back. The bullet went through and came out his stomach. Another man was shot in the leg.
Ortiz's doctor says he he arrived at the clinic alert and speaking. Ortiz underwent surgery and is in stable condition.
Police say the suspected gunman has been arrested.