Found March 29, 2013 on RedSoxLife:
Nothing like finding a pic of any major leaguer with dredlocks and putting him on a sign. Sorry Johnny Cueto!  The 40 year old hitting sensation known simply as "Manny" made his debut last Wednesday in Taiwan, and his fans loved every minute of it. Manny Ramirez hit two singles in front of 20,000 fans in a 9-8 Rhinos loss to the Brother Elephants. Manny is using the Chinese Professional Baseball League as a way to restart his career and show that he is still worthy of a Major League contract. He is making $25,000 a month, which of course is pennies compared to what he made with Boston, but it still makes him the highest paid foreigner in the troubled league, which has had problems with match-fixing in its 24 year history. The influx of Manny to the league has definitely sparked an interest over there, as fans have been showing up in dreadlocks and with signs of Johnny Cueto (whoops!). Take a look at the video of Ramirez's at bats, and you can still see signs of ...

Fans in Taiwan welcome Manny Ramirez with a Johnny Cueto sign (Picture)

Manny Ramirez is a brand new face in Taiwan, and the fans are still trying to figure him out. The former MLB slugger made his debut with the EDA Rhinos on Wednesday, going 2-for-6 from the plate with two singles. As you can see from the photo above, fans were thrilled to finally see Manny in game action. However, they have a little work to do when it comes to making signs. The gentleman...

Your Morning dump...where Bradley Jr is set to make the Bigs

Every morning, we compile the links of the day and dump them here... highlighting the big storyline. Because there's nothing quite as satisfying as a good morning dump. Although no official announcement has been made, it appears Jackie Bradley Jr. has in fact made the Opening Day roster. Jackie Bradley Jr. was only supposed to spend a few weeks in spring training with the...

Daniel Bard Optioned to Double-A Portland, Stephen Drew Placed on Seven-Day Concussion DL

Daniel Bard‘s Opening Day status no longer hangs in the balance. The hard-throwing righty will begin the season in the minors. The Red Sox announced multiple roster moves on Thursday, including the decision to option Bard to Double-A Portland. The club also announced that Stephen Drew has been placed on the seven-day concussion disabled list (retroactive to March 27), and Mauro...

Charlie Moore Gets Ready for Baseball Season With Friday Marathon of Red Sox-Themed Episodes

With baseball season right around the corner, the Mad Fisherman is gearing up for the season, himself. On Friday, March 29 from 7 p.m. right up until NESN Daily at 10 p.m., Charlie Moore Outdoors will be holding a marathon of episodes with a Red Sox theme. That’s right, six back-to-back episodes with Mr. Mad Fish himself, featuring the likes of Tim Wakefield, Jason Varitek and...

Sox cut Sweeney, meaning Carp, Bradley Jr. unofficially make team

Following the team's 6-1 victory over the Twins in Fort Myers, outfielder Ryan Sweeney was told by manager John Farrell that he would not make the Red Sox' Opening Day roster. Because he has an opt-out clause in the minor league contract he signed in January, Sweeney's tenure with the Red Sox is likely over. Once he officially opts out sometime Friday or Saturday, the...

Red Sox 6, Twins 1

Clay Buchholz pitched one-hit ball for four scoreless innings, and the Boston Red Sox beat the Minnesota Twins 6-1 Thursday night in the first of three straight games between the teams to end spring training. Buchholz walked one and struck out six. Twins right-hander Kevin Correia went five innings, giving up one run on five hits and a walk with one strikeout for the Twins. The...

Red Sox Ready to Rewrite Script in 2013 With Renewed Effort (Video)

With new faces and new management, the 2013 Red Sox season is going to be a whole new ballgame. Get to know more about the new Boston players in our preseason Red Sox commercials now airing on NESN. We call this one “Effort.”

Season Preview: Boston Red Sox

Boston is coming off a disastrous season that saw them start the rebuilding process. With a new manager in place, will they be able to compete right away, or need a season or 2 get back to the post-season? Key Losses: Mike Aviles, SS (Blue Jays, Trade) Ivan DeJesus, SS (Pirates, Trade) James Loney, 1B (Rays, Free Agent) Daisuke Matsuzaka, RHP (Indians, Free Agent) Mark Melancon...

Your Morning Dump... Where Boras chimes in on the outfield situation

Every morning, we compile the links of the day and dump them here... highlighting the big storyline. Because there's nothing quite as satisfying as a good morning dump. “We definitely see those two players co-existing on the Red Sox,” said Boras yesterday. “They are quite a force for the team.” There is no question in Boras’ mind about which of the two should be in...

In brief: on openly gay baseball players

Gotta love a chance to celebrate. The Reds reached double digits in spring training wins with 5 whole days left till Opening Day!Last game The Reds won big time yesterday, 11-1 over the Cubs. Johnny Cueto’s last spring training start was a beauty, including 6 shut-out innings and a 1-for-1 night with a run scored. It was a regular looking score until the Reds unleashed nine runs...

Red Sox-Twins Live: Clay Buchholz Aims to Close Out His Spring on Positive Note As Sox Host Twins

5:12 p.m.: Jackie Bradley Jr. is still awaiting his roster fate, but he won’t have an opportunity to pad his resume on Thursday — at least to begin the game. Bradley will be out of the lineup, as the Red Sox’ outfield will instead be patrolled by Jonny Gomes, Jacoby Ellsbury and Shane Victorino — from left to right, respectively. That was the original outfield plan before...
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