Manny Ramirez has not played in the major leagues since having two performance-enhancing drug-related suspensions in 2011 when he was a member of the Tampa Bay Rays, but he insists that he is not retired. “My qualities are still there, and I just need an opportunity to continue showing that the ‘Super Manny’ can help a team,” Ramirez said Thursday on “Grandes en los Deportes”...
I used to be one of the world's biggest Manny Ramirez apologists. Now...dude just needs to give it up. You guessed it, the embattled star is, again, looking for another chance at a Major League contract. Again. “Manny will always be able to hit,” the 12-time All-Star's personal hitting coach David Segui said last month. “He loves to play, so it wouldn’t surprise...
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 reportedly has been taken off the roster of the EDA Rhinos of the Chinese Professional Baseball League and is expected to be leaving the country soon.
BE LIKE MIKE
Manny Ramirez had another hilarious moment during a baseball game in Taiwan over the weekend when he threw himself so off-balance after taking a big swing on a foul ball that he ended up backpedaling to prevent himself from falling. By the time he finally regained his bearings, Ramirez had walked backwards at least 20 feet from home plate. A nightly news program in Taiwan found...
Anyone else find it interesting that even though Manny Ramirez couldn't find work here in the States, anytime the beleaguered former big leaguer does anything...we pay attention? The 12-time Major League All-Star, and current Chinese Professional Baseball League home run leader (sure, he has only five, but still), dressed up as the Incredible Hulk during a recent road trip...
DOWN AND FAR EAST BOUND
Manny Ramirez is still trying to continue his professional baseball career. He reportedly has agreed to play in Taiwan this season.
MANNY BEING MANNY
Manny Ramirez recently graduated from schooling at the Segadores de Vida church in Hollywood, Fla. and he said the troubles in his baseball career helped him find religion.
PHOENIX -- When Manny Ramirez walked into the Oakland Athletics clubhouse at Phoenix Municipal Park on Friday, it seemed as though he had never left baseball.
Greeting a few familiar faces with handshakes and hugs, Ramirez flashed the same playful smile that charmed fans from Cleveland to Boston to Los Angeles. And when he stepped into the cage for batting practice, his famously...
MANNY BEING MANNY
Manny Ramirez has officially been reinstated by Major League Baseball but will have to serve a 50-game suspension for failing a second PED test before playing. Does any team want to deal with that?