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Latest On SS Alexei Ramirez: White Sox GM Not Pursuing A Trade

The Los Angeles Dodgers are are aggressively pursuing White Sox shortstop Alexei Ramirez in trade talks, according to Bob Nightengale of USA Today Sports. The Dodgers certainly have outfielders to move in any trade but have high a price tag on Matt Kemp, Nightengale adds. As for the Mets, ESPN New York’s Adam Rubin believes that the Mets and White Sox have yet to have any conversations...
Via Mets Merized Online
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Los Angeles Dodgers “aggressively pursuing” Alexei Ramirez

The Los Angeles Dodgers are looking to swap Ramirez’s at shortstop. Considering it’s highly unlikely that Hanley Ramirez will be back in Los Angeles next season, the Dodgers are looking to another shortstop. Alexei Ramirez is at the top of the list for the Dodgers. Alexei, who has a year left on his contract had a very solid 2014 season, he had a batting line of .273/.305/...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Dodgers Aggressively Pursuing White Sox Shortstop Alexei Ramirez

The Los Angeles Dodgers are are aggressively pursuing White Sox shortstop Alexei Ramirez in trade talks, according to Bob Nightengale of USA Today Sports. The Dodgers certainly have outfielders to move in any trade but have high a price tag on Matt Kemp, Nightengale adds. Bruce Levine of CBS Chicago reported last week, that the White Sox have heard from numerous major league clubs...
Via Mets Merized Online
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Dodgers pushing to acquire Alexei Ramirez from White Sox

Getty Images The Dodgers have continued their pursuit of White Sox shortstop Alexei Ramirez reports Bob Nightengale of USA Today. With Hanley Ramirez expected to leave via free agency the team has a hole at shortstop and while they could easily turn the job over to Erisbel Arruebarrena they are not ready to do so. Instead the team is seeking external options for the 2015. The...
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Blogger Roundtable: Where Does Hanley Ramirez Land

In this week’s Blogger Roundtable, the Batting Leadoff team debates where free agent Hanley Ramirez might land!  Alex Merberg – It’s amazing what a difference a year makes.  If Hanley became a free agent after his unbelievable half-season in 2013 (5.0 fWAR in 86 games) I think he would have reached the $200MM stratosphere on his ensuing contract.  But, coming off of another...
Via Batting Leadoff
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Will Alexei Ramirez be an Overpriced Commodity?

The New York Mets have been linked to Chicago White Sox SS Alexei Ramirez in the club’s ongoing search to bring stability to the position. Ramirez has one year remaining on a four-year, $32.5M extension he signed with the Sox in 2011. The 34-year-old is highly heralded, but interested parties should take caution.  The question the Mets must answer prior to moving forward is: “How...
Via Around Citi
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Dodgers unlikely to sign Hanley Ramirez

After Hanley Ramirez, a three-time All-Star officially rejected a $15.3-million qualifying offer from the Los Angeles Dodgers on Monday, Mark Saxon of ESPN reported that there has been no talk of signing Ramirez, and the team seems fully prepared to accept its compensatory draft pick for losing the shortstop.The Dodgers do not have much to replace Ramirez. That is why they have showed...
Via On-Base Talk
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Plenty of Rumors, but Tough to see Ramirez Leaving

On the same day Jose Abreu and Alexei Ramirez received well-deserved Silver Slugger honors, “The Cuban Missile” found himself as part of a different kind of news. On Thursday, Bruce Levine of reported that the seven-year veteran has garnered a lot of interest, and specifically, the Yankees, Dodgers, and Mets have inquired about him. This time of year, different...
Via Grab Some Bench
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Mets should seriously pursue Alexei Ramirez

There is a camp of Mets fans that refuse to entertain the idea of trading any prospect for a player.  Apparently when Milton Freidman said, “There is no such thing as a free lunch,” they weren’t paying attention. When news broke on Thursday of the Mets interest in White Sox shortstop Alexei Ramirez this faction came out in full force.  One Twitter user even suggested that...
14 days ago  |  Discuss

White Sox shortstop enjoys pre-game cigar

White Sox shortstop Alexei Ramirez apparently smoked a cigar in the dugout before a game, and we now have a picture of it happening on June 7th. It is often that you see baseball players in the past enjoying some chew, but a cigar prior to a game is on a different level. via SB Nation Article found on: Cosby Sweaters
Via Next Impulse Sports
June 19, 2012  |  16 Comments

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