hanley ramirez

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Alex Reimer
September 21, 2018 - 1:13 pm
It’s been nearly four months since Hanley Ramirez last donned a Red Sox uniform, but he still has love for his Boston teammates. The released slugger tweeted out congratulations to the Red Sox Thursday after they defeated the Yankees and clinched their third straight AL East title. The message was...
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Alex Reimer
August 04, 2018 - 10:33 am
Alex Cora says he recommended the Red Sox cut ties with Hanley Ramirez, because he didn’t believe the struggling $20 million veteran would be able to excel in more of a part-time role. “It’s nothing against the player, because Hanley is a good player. He was going through a slump,” Cora told “Dale...
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Rob Bradford
June 27, 2018 - 8:10 pm
A lot has been surmised, predicted and reported over the last few days when it comes to the recent reports of Hanley Ramirez's possible involvement in a drug bust. But one element that was missing was a comment from one of Ramirez's former teammates with the Red Sox. We now have one of those voices...
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John Tomase
June 26, 2018 - 4:58 pm
Red Sox manager Alex Cora was succinct on Tuesday when asked about a follow-up report suggesting that Hanley Ramirez is not part of an investigation into an alleged Lawrence drug ring. "I never had a doubt, honestly," Cora said. "I know the guy and I know his principles. I know how he cares about...
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Alex Reimer
June 26, 2018 - 1:29 pm
In a radio interview with us Friday night, Michele McPhee said an alleged drug trafficker FaceTimed Hanley Ramirez during a traffic stop, and claimed the ex-Red Sox slugger owned a box that was filled with fentanyl. The Boston Globe reported the same thing Sunday afternoon. Except, the Globe...
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Kyle DaLuz
June 25, 2018 - 11:56 am
Kirk and Callahan senior producer Chris Curtis traveled to Lawrence Monday morning in pursuit of truth. After ABC News' Michele McPhee tweeted Friday that Hanley Ramirez was "being eyed" in connection to a federal investigation surrouding a drug ring in Lawrence, the Boston Globe reported yesterday...
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Alex Reimer
June 25, 2018 - 8:48 am
ABC News’ Michele McPhee broke the story Friday that Hanley Ramirez was “being eyed” as part of a federal and state investigation. Over the weekend, in various interviews on WEEI, McPhee said the investigation centers around an alleged fentanyl distribution ring operating out of Lawrence. According...
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Alex Reimer
June 24, 2018 - 10:06 pm
Hanley Ramirez isn’t under federal investigation after all, reports the Boston Globe’s Shelley Murphy and Evan Allen . He just has a bad friend. State police stopped and searched a man’s car in western Massachusetts in April following a tip to the Drug Enforcement Administration that he would be...
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Alex Reimer
June 23, 2018 - 2:01 pm
The most important thing to know about the reported Hanley Ramirez criminal investigation is there are far more questions than answers at this point. The only reported link between Ramirez and a suspected massive fentanyl trafficking ring based out of Lawrence is an alleged FaceTime call involving...
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Rob Bradford
June 23, 2018 - 12:01 am
Despite his team's come-from-behind, 14-10 win over the Mariners Friday night, Alex Cora probably had an idea that the subject of Hanley Ramirez was going to come up. As was first reported by investigative reporter Michelle McPhee, it is believed Ramirez is under investigation for a role in drug...
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