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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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News + Updates

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  • 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
  • Manny Ramirez Still A Big Believer In Cubs Prospect Javier Baez
    Chicago Times - Apr 14, 2015
  • Cubs Hire Manny Ramirez As Hitting Consultant
    Yahoo News - Feb 24, 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, when he was thirteen years old, he moved to the Washington Heights, Manhattan, a neighborhood of New York City, with his parents. … Read More
1991 19 Years Old 1 More Event
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 20 Years Old With the Single-A Kinston Indians in 1992, Ramirez battled injuries but still hit .278 with 23 homers and 93 RBIs in 81 games and was named as the number three prospect and the "Most Exciting Player in the Carolina League" by Baseball America.
…  He made his MLB debut on September 2, 1993. … Read More
1994 - 1998 6 More Events
Ramirez began the 1999 season 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 RBI. … Read More

THIRTIES

During his time in Boston, Ramirez and his teammate David Ortiz were allegedly among a group of 104 major league players who tested positive for performance-enhancing drugs during 2003.
He led the Red Sox to World Series Championships in 2004 and 2007. … Read More
2005 - 2006 2 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, tying a league record. … Read More
On May 31, 2008, Ramirez hit his 500th home run, against Baltimore Orioles pitcher Chad Bradford at Camden Yards in the 7th inning on the first pitch, becoming the 24th player in MLB history to do so. … Read More
2009 37 Years Old 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
2010 38 Years Old 1 More Event
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, while the Rays also signed his former Red Sox teammate Johnny Damon in a package deal suggested by agent Scott Boras.

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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