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David Ortiz continues to make mark

Updated: July 28, 2011, 1:59 AM ET
By Joe McDonald | ESPNBoston.com

BOSTON -- Red Sox catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia has been behind the plate plenty of times and has witnessed the point of impact when a baseball is launched out of the ballpark.

There is a distinct sound when the ball explodes off the bat, and when Saltalamacchia sees and hears the start of a home run, it's not a good feeling because that means the opposing team's batter just got the better of his pitcher.

That wasn't the case Wednesday night at Fenway Park.

Saltalamacchia ...

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