Farewell, Big Papi JetBlue, 2016

As David Ortiz’s illustrious career draws to a close, it’s only natural to look back, fondly remember his greatest hits, shed a tear and wonder “what’s next for Big Papi?”

For some retirees, that question looms large. As for Big Papi? We imagine that he’ll have a blast in retirement, doing what he does best — but somehow with an even greater slugging percentage.

By throwing him a piñata party, JetBlue set a celebratory tone for Big Papi’s final season and gave him a lighthearted post-retirement game plan.