Wilson Ramos
Venezuelan baseball player
Wilson Ramos
Wilson Abraham Ramos is a Venezuelan professional baseball player. He plays in Major League Baseball as a catcher for the Washington Nationals. He is 6' tall, weighs 221 lbs. , and throws and bats right-handed.
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Source: Rays add injured Nathan Eovaldi on 1-year, $2M contract
ABC News - 9 days
The Tampa Bay Rays and free-agent pitcher Nathan Eovaldi have reached a one-year, $2 million deal that features a club option for the 2018 season, a source told ESPN's Buster Olney. Eovaldi is currently recovering from Tommy John surgery and is not expected to pitch in 2017. Eovaldi, who turns 27 on Monday, had spent the past two seasons with the New York Yankees, before elbow injuries ended his 2016 season in August. The hard-throwing right-hander needed surgery on his pitching elbow to repair a torn flexor tendon and partially torn ulnar collateral ligament. Eovaldi isn't the first player the Rays have signed this offseason undergoing a long recovery from injury. Tampa Bay also signed free-agent catcher Wilson Ramos, who is recovering from tearing the ACL in his right knee for a second time. Ramos is not expected to play until June. Eovaldi went 9-8 with a 4.76 ERA in 24 appearances (21 starts) for the...
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No Silver Slugger for Votto - Cincinnati.com
Google News - 3 months
Cincinnati.com No Silver Slugger for Votto Cincinnati.com Joey Votto has won a National League MVP award and finished in the top 10 of the voting three other times. He has never won a Silver Slugger award, despite being one of the greatest offensive players of his generation. Breaking that shutout will have ... Daniel Murphy, Wilson Ramos win Silver Slugger AwardsWashington Post First Dodgers shortstop, 3rd Dodgers rookie to win Silver SluggerTrue Blue LA Murphy, Ramos win first career Silver Slugger AwardsMASNsports.com OCRegister -MLive.com -WBAL Baltimore -Dodger Blue (blog) all 10 news articles »
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Nationals lose catcher Ramos
LATimes - 5 months
The Washington Nationals’ World Series hopes took a serious blow Tuesday when All-Star catcher Wilson Ramos was diagnosed with a torn ACL in his right knee.  Ramos is out for the rest of the season, including the playoffs, taking one of the most valuable players and a consistent power bat out of...
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Nationals catcher Ramos out for playoffs with torn ACL
Yahoo News - 5 months
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Washington Nationals' World Series hopes took a serious blow Tuesday when All-Star catcher Wilson Ramos was diagnosed with a torn ACL in his right knee.
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Nationals 1, Mets 0: Mets Lose Game but Not Any Ground
NYTimes - 5 months
Wilson Ramos’s seventh-inning homer lifted the Nationals over the Mets, who kept their place in the wild-card hunt as the Giants and the Cardinals lost.
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Harper Hits Go-Ahead Double, Nationals Beat Rockies 5-4
NYTimes - 6 months
Jayson Werth and Wilson Ramos homered, Bryce Harper doubled in the go-ahead run in the seventh inning and the Washington Nationals beat the skidding Colorado Rockies 5-4 on Monday night despite a lackluster start from Max Scherzer.
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Catcher Agrees on Deal
NYTimes - about 1 year
Catcher Wilson Ramos and the Washington Nationals have avoided salary arbitration by agreeing to terms on a contract.
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National League Game Capsules
Fox News - almost 2 years
Miami, FL (SportsNetwork.com) - Tom Koehler tossed 7 1/3 scoreless innings and outdueled Stephen Strasburg to guide the Miami Marlins to an 8-0 win over the Washington Nationals on Saturday. Koehler (2-2) gave up six hits and a walk while striking out four for Miami, which has taken the first two games of this three-game series. Giancarlo Stanton clubbed a solo home run among his three hits, Adeiny Hechavarria added a three-run shot to extend his hit streak to eight games and Justin Bour had a pair of RBI singles in his season debut. Strasburg (1-2), who entered Saturday's game with a 14-inning scoreless streak against the Marlins, was charged with four runs on eight hits over six innings of work. Yunel Escobar, Jayson Werth and Wilson Ramos all had two hits in Washington's fourth consecutive defeat.
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Nationals salvage finale at Fenway
Fox News - almost 2 years
Boston, MA (SportsNetwork.com) - Wilson Ramos highlighted a big third inning with a three-run double, as the Washington Nationals jumped on the Boston Red Sox early and won 10-5 on Wednesday afternoon to avoid a three-game sweep.Tyler Moore was one of four Nationals who recorded two hits, going 2-for-5 with a two-run homer, while Ian Desmond added a solo shot to offset a so-so start from Gio Gonzalez
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Strasburg, Werth Power Nationals Past Arizona 8-4
NYTimes - over 3 years
Stephen Strasburg ended his season with a strong performance, Jayson Werth and Wilson Ramos each hit three-run home runs and the Washington Nationals opened their final weekend with Davey Johnson as manager by beating the Arizona Diamondbacks 8-4 Friday night.
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Ramos explodes as Nats rip Phillies
Fox News - over 3 years
Wilson Ramos finished 4-for-4 with a home run and five RBI as Washington downed Philadelphia, 11-2, in the rubber match of a three-game set.
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Kendrick drops fifth straight as Nationals top Phillies
The Morning Call - Blogs - over 3 years
WASHINGTON -- Wilson Ramos and Ryan Zimmerman, a pair of hot hitters, crushed home runs, and emergency starter Ross Ohlendorf improved to 4-0 as the Washington Nationals beat the Philadelphia Phillies 6-1 on Friday to continue a last-gasp playoff push.     
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Zimmerman, Nat Pound Mets 7-2 for 4-Game Sweep
NYTimes - over 3 years
Ryan Zimmerman, Adam LaRoche and Wilson Ramos homered off Aaron Harang in his Mets debut, and the Washington Nationals beat New York 7-2 Thursday to complete a four-game sweep.     
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Fox News - over 3 years
Wilson Ramos went 3-for-5 with a solo homer, two RBI and two runs scored as the Washington Nationals beat the Miami Marlins, 6-4, in the rubber match of a three-game series. Ryan Zimmerman also hit a solo homer for the Nationals, who have won four of five. Ian Desmond went 3- for-5 with two RBI and a run scored. Washington starter Stephen Strasburg (7-9) allowed four runs on four hits while striking out seven over six innings. Adeiny Hechavarria and Greg Dobbs had an RBI apiece for the Marlins, who went 1-for-7 with runners in scoring position and stranded six. Jacob Turner (3-6) got the start for Miami and gave up five runs on nine hits over four-plus innings.
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Nats hang on to beat Phillies
Fox News - over 3 years
Steve Lombardozzi drove in the go-ahead run in the eighth inning as the Washington Nationals edged the Philadelphia Phillies 3-2 in the finale of a three-game set at Citizens Bank Park.Wilson Ramos worked a leadoff walk off Jake Diekman and was replaced by Jeff Kobernus on the bases
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Timeline
Learn about memorable moments in the evolution of Wilson Ramos
    TWENTIES
  • 2016
    Age 28
    On September 26, 2016, Ramos suffered a torn ACL, ending his season.
    More Details Hide Details He has one child, born in August 2014. On November 9, 2011 at approximately 6:45 pm local time, Ramos was approached by four armed men near his home in Valencia, Venezuela and was taken away in an SUV. Ramos was with his family at the time. On November 10, 2011 at 4:00 pm local time, Ramos was reported alive. Originally back in his homeland to play during the offseason for his Venezuelan team, Tigres de Aragua, Ramos was rescued after two days, and eight suspects were soon in custody. "What they did was laugh, joke about my pain," Ramos said in brief remarks on television. "I'm very thankful, and I feel like I've been born again."
    In 131 games in the 2016 season, Ramos batted .307 with 22 home runs and 80 RBI.
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    On January 13, 2016, he and the Nationals agreed to a one-year, $5.35 million deal to avoid salary arbitration.
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  • 2015
    Age 27
    In 2015, Ramos hit .229 in a career-high 475 at-bats, with 15 homers, 68 RBIs and 101 strikeouts.
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  • 2014
    Age 26
    Ramos broke his left hand in the opening game of the 2014 season and left the game.
    More Details Hide Details A foul tip hit his hand while he was catching.
  • 2013
    Age 25
    Ramos and Kurt Suzuki began 2013 as the Nationals starting catchers.
    More Details Hide Details However, on April 13, Ramos hurt his hamstring while trying to beat out a ground ball, putting him on the disabled list, with Jhonatan Solano replacing him and Suzuki started. After being activated on April 29, Ramos quickly went back on the disabled list on May 16 with the same injury. Ramos was activated on July 4, and in his first game back against the Brewers, he went 3-4 with a three-run home run and 5 RBI. His solid July, in which he hit .302/.333/.540 with 4 HR and 17 RBI in 18 games, earned him more starts over Suzuki before they eventually traded Suzuki to Oakland on August 23. Ramos finished the year as the starting catcher. In 78 games with the Nationals, Ramos hit .272/.307/.470 with 16 HR and 59 RBI.
  • 2012
    Age 24
    He was placed on the 60-day disabled list for the 2012 season.
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    On May 12, 2012, Ramos tore an anterior cruciate ligament in his right knee while trying to field a passed ball in a game against the Cincinnati Reds.
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  • 2011
    Age 23
    In 2011, Ramos was chosen by Baseball America as the catcher on its All-Rookie Team.
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  • 2010
    Age 22
    On July 29, 2010, Ramos was traded to the Washington Nationals along with Joe Testa for closer Matt Capps.
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  • 2008
    Age 20
    Ramos' batting average jumped to .333 in the second half of 2008.
    More Details Hide Details For the season, he batted .288 with thirteen home runs, and was named to the All FSL Team. His 78 RBIs was fourth in the Florida State League. Ramos entered the season ranked as the Twins third best prospect by Baseball America behind Aaron Hicks and Ben Revere, and #71 in all of minor league baseball. The Twins added Ramos to their 40-man roster, and invited him to Spring training. After which, he was assigned to the Twins' double A Eastern League affiliate, the New Britain Rock Cats. He broke his right index finger in May and suffered a hamstring injury in June, forcing him to do a nearly two-month rehab assignment, during which he hit three home runs in five games with the Gulf Coast League Twins. Ramos rejoined his team in August, and batted .317 with four home runs and 29 RBIs for the season.
    When 2008 Florida State League All-Star catcher James Skelton of the Lakeland Flying Tigers suffered an injury, Ramos was added to the West Division All-Star team, joining teammates Robert Delaney, Brian Dinkelman, Jeff Manship, Anthony Slama and Danny Valencia.
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    In, with the Twins' High-A affiliate, the Fort Myers Miracle, he batted .242 with eight home runs and 42 runs batted in in the first half of the 2008 season, helping his team capture the Florida State League first-half West Division title.
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  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1987
    Born
    Born on August 10, 1987.
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