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He's baaaaack! Manny Ramirez grabbed a bat, stepped to the plate, saw one pitch and got a hit. Manny is not wasting any time as he begins his comeback to Major League Baseball.
The 41-year-old slugger with 555 career home runs made his debut for the Triple-A Round Rock Express on Sunday, three days after signing a minor league deal with the Texas Rangers.
Ramirez was the DH and went 1-3 with a walk.
The 9000 fans in attendance serenaded Ramirez with chants of "Manny, Manny" throughout the game.
The 12-time All-Star, two-time World Series champion with the Red Sox and twice suspended Ramirez said, "I'm so happy to get a chance to play the game I love."
Though not asked directly about his PED suspensions, Ramirez did say, "We all do a lot of things when we are young, but if you can make it through the fire, you are changed, made better and ready for anything else."
The Rangers have been told that Ramirez has c...
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Former Boston Red Sox hero, Manny Ramirez, is on his way to making a comeback in the MLB with the Texas Rangers. He began a a stint through the minor leagues tonight for Triple-A Round Rock Express. Just prior to, he spent the beginning of this season playing ball in Taiwan on a half-season contract with the EDA Rhinos. He is 41 now but seemed pretty relaxed about what his how effective...
Texas Rangers pitchers Derek Holland and Justin Grimm stopped by the MLB Fan Cave to present their audition for the upcoming sequel to the comedy classic "Dumb and Dumber".
Here are Holland and Grimm reenacting some classic scenes from the original movie on the streets of New York City as they beg for a part in the sequel.
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The Texas Rangers have signed former Red Sox and Dodgers slugger Manny Ramirez to a minor league contract, and he’ll start with the AAA Round Rock in central Texas tomorrow. Ramirez has spent the last few months playing for the EDA Rhinos of China’s Professional Baseball League in Taiwan, making a tiny fraction of what he became accustomed to in the majors.
Manny reports that...
The much-anticipated sequel to "Dumb and Dumber" has finally been released at least the Texas Rangers version of it.
The trip Derek Holland and Justin Grimm made to the MLB Fan Cave to make their "Grimm and Hollander" movie has been captured on film.
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And just like with any movie, not everything went right during the filming...
Elvis Andrus just loves to mess with Adrian Beltre. The Texas Rangers shortstop’s ongoing antics with his teammate continued on Monday when he decided to interfere with Beltre on a popup yet again. This one occurred in the bottom of the third inning of the Rangers’ 8-5 win over the Baltimore Orioles. Adam Jones was [...]
The Texas Rangers recently placed rookie hurler Nick Tepesch on the disabled list. The right-hander joined fellow starters Matt Harrison, Alexi Ogando and Colby Lewis on the DL, and the veteran trio is hoping to return to the Rangers at some point after the All-Star break, according to T.R. Sullivan of MLB.com.
Harrison started the season with the Rangers, but after making...
Texas Rangers pitchers Derek Holland and Justin Grimm are apparently huge fans of the classic comedy film Dumb & Dumber, so much so that the two hurlers are going out of their way to audition for the upcoming sequel. Check out their makeshift audition tape above, courtesy of MLB.com.
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The Texas Rangers took Saturday night to pay tribute to those victims of the West, Texas, explosion and did so in generous fashion. Between contributions from Major League Baseball, the Rangers’ foundation and the Players Association, $140,000 in donations was given to city officials.
Lance Berkman simply put the cherry on top of the giving — if the cherry is a big, red truck...
When the Farrelly Brothers announced that the sequel for their hit move Dumb and Dumber was going to be made they had to know that there would be some celebrities that would love to be a part of it. Texas Rangers pitchers Justin Grimm and Derek Holland can be counted among that group. Recently, with the help of the MLB Fan Cave, they shot a audition reel in order to show off their...
Seriously, sometimes I can’t believe I get to watch that guy play for my team every night. He’s so good at baseball. I wish I was as good at anything as he is at baseball. Oh, and he’s not an All-Star this year. Which is ridiculous. But we all know the All-Star voting is pretty terrible anyway.
Back to tonight’s game, Beltre was an All-Star on the...
For a few hours Saturday, the beleaguered residents of West could put aside this spring's deadly fertilizer plant explosion and instead focus on which baseball team they liked better -- the Texas Rangers or Houston Astros.
The Rangers invited the entire North Texas community to its game Saturday night against Houston, and before the first pitch, held a 30-minute ceremony honoring...
BALTIMORE (AP) -- Ian Kinsler capped a six-run sixth inning with a bases-loaded double, and the Texas Rangers beat the Baltimore Orioles 8-5 Monday night in a rematch of last year's AL wild-card game.
The victory thrust the Rangers 15 games over .500 (52-37) for the first time since May 25. It also improved their road record to 25-18, best in franchise history after 43 games...
Ian Kinsler capped a six-run sixth inning with a bases-loaded double, and the Texas Rangers beat the Baltimore Orioles 8-5 Monday night in a rematch of last year's AL wild-card game.
The victory thrust the Rangers 15 games over .500 (52-37) for the first time since May 25. It also improved their road record to 25-18, best in franchise history after 43 games.
Kinsler had four...
I would prefer to forget that four-game set with Baltimore a few years ago right before the All-Star break, but my baseball heart never lets me. I kind of feared history would repeat itself as the Rangers headed east for a series with the Orioles with the mid-summer classic just a week away. Fortunately, Derek Holland and the gang made sure this one wouldn’t be four losses...