Would you like to buy Big Papi’s penthouse?

Fear not, Red Sox Nation, David Ortiz is not leaving town.

While Why Jon Lester may not be returning to the Red Sox proved to be correct, Big Papi is retaining his main house in Weston, while selling – at an asking price of $3.2 million – the Chestnut Hill condo he has been using during the baseball season.

According to Mapquest the journey from Fenway Park to Weston takes 19 minutes, so maybe Ortiz has decided that, with retirement looming, he needs to save the $28,000 a year he pays in taxes on his condo. Or maybe not. (more…)