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Manny Ramirez

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Manuel Arístides "Manny" Ramírez Onelcida is a Dominican-American professional baseball outfielder and designated hitter who is currently with the Oakland Athletics organization. He was recognized for great batting skill and power, a nine-time Silver Slugger and one of 25 players to hit 500 career home runs. Ramirez's 21 grand slams are third all-time, and his 28 post-season home runs are the most by any player in MLB history.… Read More

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  • Tainted Ramirez, Rodriguez On Hall Ballot With Guerrero
    ABC News - Nov 22, 2016
  • Guerrero, Ramirez, Rodriguez New Hall Of Fame Candidates
    Yahoo News - Nov 21, 2016
  • Jorge Soler, Javier Baez, Kyle Schwarber Impress With Power, Progress
    Chicago Times - Oct 14, 2015
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    Ex Teammate Explains How Weird Manny Ramirez Is
    USA Today- Sports - May 01, 2015

Timeline

Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Manny Ramirez.

CHILDHOOD

1972 Birth Born on May 30, 1972.

TEENAGE

1985 13 Years Old In 1985, he moved to the Washington Heights neighborhood of New York City with his parents. … Read More
1987 15 Years Old Ramirez attended George Washington High School from 1987 to 1991, leaving at the age of 19 without graduating. … Read More
1991 19 Years Old 1 More Event
During his time at GWHS, he led his team to three straight division championships. He was a three-time all-city selection in baseball, and as a high school senior was named New York City Public School Player of the Year in 1991, hitting for a .650 batting average with 14 home runs in 22 games. … Read More

TWENTIES

1992 - 1994 5 More Events
Ramirez's breakout season came in 1995, when he batted .308 with 31 home runs and 107 RBIs. … Read More
1996 - 1998 4 More Events
Ramirez began 1999 on a hot streak, hitting .337 with 7 home runs in the month of April. … Read More
2000 28 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2000, Ramirez was limited to 118 games due to injuries, but recorded a career-high .351 batting average, along with 38 home runs and 122 RBIs. … Read More
Ramirez immediately delivered for the Red Sox, hitting .408 in April 2001.

THIRTIES

2002 - 2003 4 More Events
Ramirez led the Red Sox to World Series Championships in 2004 and 2007 before being traded to the Los Angeles Dodgers in 2008 as part of a three team deal that also involved the Pittsburgh Pirates. … Read More
2005 - 2006 6 More Events
On April 22, 2007, Ramirez was the first of four Red Sox batters to homer in consecutive at bats in a game against the New York Yankees pitcher Chase Wright, tying a league record when J.D. Drew, Mike Lowell, and Jason Varitek followed Ramirez with longballs of their own. … Read More
2008 opened with the Ramirez and the Red Sox defending their crown, and with Ramirez himself stating he wanted "to play six more years and then retire as a member of the Red Sox."
On May 7, 2009, Ramirez was suspended 50 games for violating the Joint Drug Prevention and Treatment Program established by MLB and the MLB Players Association in 2004. … Read More
On April 10, 2010, Ramirez recorded his 2,500th career base hit with an infield single against the Florida Marlins. … Read More
On January 21, 2011, Ramirez agreed to a one-year, $2 million deal with the Tampa Bay Rays, who also signed his former Red Sox teammate Johnny Damon in a package deal suggested by agent Scott Boras. … Read More

FORTIES

On February 20, 2012, Ramirez signed a minor league contract with the Oakland Athletics. … Read More
He signed with the newly renamed EDA Rhinos of the Chinese Professional Baseball League in Taiwan for the 2013 season. … Read More
…  The two were quickly separated and Ramirez later offered a public apology but did not apologize to McCormick in person until 2014. … Read More
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