BOSTON (WHDH) - Red Sox fans appreciated David Ortiz’s launch power during the slugger’s 14 seasons in Boston. Soon those in Massachusetts will be able to benefit from the hall of famer’s “flower power” after Ortiz’s new line of medicinal marijuana, “Papi Cannabis”, hits dispensary shelves later this week.

Ortiz partnered with Rev Brands, a Massachusetts-based cannabis company, to launch Papi-approved blunts dubbed ‘Sweet Sluggers’. The pre-rolled blunts will contain some of the Hall of Famer’s favorite strains.

Ortiz said he was inspired to launch the line because he’s driven by a desire to aid physical and mental success for others the way cannabis has helped him.

“Cannabis has helped me relax, sleep better, manage stress and heal physically after a lifetime of playing ball, and I look forward to sharing Papi Cannabis and my personal journey to help people understand its benefits,” said Ortiz.

Ortiz was raised in a fairly conservative household but came to see benefits of medicinal marijuana later in his career.

“Once I embraced the flow of the flower everything changed,” said Ortiz. “I played for so long and my body was aching. I retired because the pain was crazy.”

Sweet Sluggers will be sold at three Revolutionary Clinics located in Cambridge and Somerville and will be available as a single 1 gram pre-rolled blunt package for $18 or a $49-three pack.

“We are thrilled that David chose Rev Brands to work with him on this very special product line. David was extremely involved in the development process and selected some of his favorite strains,” said, Tom Schneider, Chief Marketing Officer of Revolutionary Clinics. “It’s been incredible to learn about David’s cannabis journey and the benefits he’s experienced far beyond just recreational use.”

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