Papi bobblehead giveaway postponed

BOSTON -- The Red Sox were set to give away David Ortiz bobbleheads on Tuesday as the team welcomes the New York Yankees to Fenway Park.

However, the club announced the postponement of the 15,000 bobbleheads just hours before first pitch, stating they were "unacceptable" and "inappropriate" for distribution.

The Red Sox will be issuing new Ortiz bobbleheads at a later date. Click here for more information regarding how fans with a valid ticket to the game on Tuesday can receive it.

Deesha Thosar is a reporter for MLB.com based in Boston. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.