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Source: Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images Lance Berkman was able to avoid the disabled list for his knee but the 37-year-old injured his hip in Saturday’s game. Berkman, 37, lunged towards first base while trying to beat out a double play against Houston. Officially the Rangers have listed Berkman with hip inflammation. Whether or not this could spell the return of Manny Ramirez to the major leagues remains to be seen. On the season Berkman holds a .254/.355/.377 line with 6 home runs and 34 RBI.

Manny Ramirez cuts off dreadlocks

It's a new beginning for Manny Ramirez. And a new look. The man known for his dreadlocks was forced to lose them in order to comply with the Texas Rangers' minor league policy. Yes, that's the length of Manny Ramirez's hair as of today. On July 4 he joins the Rangers organization. pic.twitter.comzZH0qULc9m Pedro Gomez (@pedrogomezESPN) July 4, 2013 He has sported...

Manny Ramirez Gets His Dreadlocks Cut off (Photos)

  It’s actually happened… Manny Ramirez lopped off his signature dreads in compliance with the Texas Rangers’ haircut rule. This feels like the sad end of an era for Manny, who seems more determined than ever to make a comeback. The following images were tweeted out by Julio Cury as Manny was in the Domincan Republic getting his hair cut. Here’s some of the ‘carnage...

Ramirez debut likely coming Sunday

ARLINGTON, Texas It looks like Sunday will mark the debut of Manny Ramirez with the Texas Rangers organization. Ramirez, who signed a minor-league deal with the Rangers Wednesday, was in Round Rock working out with the Triple-A Express Thursday and showed off his new haircut. His trademark long dreadlocks are no more as he cut them to comply with the organization's rules for...

Manny Ramirez gets his dreadlocks cut off

One of the stipulations for Manny Ramirez (career MLB earnings: $206,827,769) getting another shot in Major League Ba…

Lance Berkman Donates Fire Truck to West, Texas Fire Department, Rangers Honor Victims of Explosion

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...

Once a ‘Manny being Manny’ situation occurs, the Texas Rangers will quickly axe Manny Ramirez

Roughly a week after signing a minor league deal with the Texas Rangers, dimwitted juicehead Manny Ramirez is scheduled to debut with the team’s Triple-A affiliate on Sunday. Despite playing well in the Chinese Professional Baseball League, the EDA Rhinos removed the 41-year-old Ramirez from their roster in June. A nine-time Silver Slugger Award winner who amassed 555 dingers,...

Manny Ramirez begins comeback with Rangers; His motivation?

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...

Manny Ramirez is looking for another chance with the Rangers Triple-A team

As a Boston Red Sox fan I have to say Manny Ramirez had some very clutch moments in his time in Boston. 2004 was a special year for Red Sox fans and Manny was very instrumental that year to help Boston reverse the curse. When talk of steroids and PED’s circled around his name the Red Sox front office was looking to part ways with Manny. Ramirez moved to Los Angeles to play with...

Video: Manny Ramirez collects first hit for Triple-A Round Rock, Rangers affiliate

Tweet Manny Ramirez gave us all a blast from the past when he found his way back into headlines as he signed a minor league deal with the Texas Rangers after playing in Taiwan this season. The 41-year-old Ramirez was in the lineup for the first time on Sunday for Triple-A Round Rock. This was [...]

Manny’s back stateside, hilarity sure to ensue

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...

Rangers' Tepesch, Berkman going to DL

Texas Rangers right-hander Nick Tepesch and designated hitter Lance Berkman are headed to the disabled list. Tepesch, who has inflammation in his right elbow, complained of soreness on Saturday, a day after getting the win in a 10-5 victory against the Houston Astros. Berkman injured a muscle in his hip and back area in Saturday night's 9-5 loss to Houston. He was removed for...

Rangers welcome 5,000 responders, residents of West plant explosion

ARLINGTON, Texas If there was any doubt about which way the citizens of West, Texas leaned when it came to picking their favorite Major League team in Texas, Saturday cleared that up. Approximately 5,000 residents and first responders from West made their way up Interstate 35 Saturday for the City of West Night at Rangers Ballpark. In addition to tickets for the game, the Rangers...

Yankees, Rangers help with healing

Baseball wears its heart on its jersey sleeve. Over the weekend, two clubs did their part to help the healing from two recent tragedies -- the school shooting in Newtown, Conn., and the fertilizer plant explosion in West, Texas. Sunday was ''Newtown Day at Yankee Stadium.'' About 4,000 residents of the town took advantage of free tickets and food vouchers for the...
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