Manny Ramirez

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Alex Reimer
October 26, 2018 - 11:41 am
Los Angeles is where aspiring movie stars go and wait tables while they wait to get cast as extras in random network sitcoms. It is also the place where scorned Red Sox stars go for redemption. In recent years, several discarded Red Sox mainstays have been rejuvenated in Dodger blue. Perhaps the...
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Rob Bradford
July 07, 2018 - 11:05 am
People want to compare what Mookie Betts and J.D. Martinez are doing to the days of the Manny Ramirez/David Ortiz combo, but they always stop short. The feeling is that as good as what we're seeing is, it can't be as good as those days of the two Red Sox sluggers. Through 89 games, it's better...
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Rob Bradford
May 25, 2018 - 12:22 pm
Covering Manny Ramirez from January 2008 until June of that year was a blast. He finally started talking on the record for the first time in years while working out at Athletes Performance in Phoenix, proclaiming over and over again that he was going to play as long as Julio Franco. Along the way,...
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Alex Reimer
May 02, 2018 - 10:46 am
If you want to see Manny Ramirez, just head down to a minor league baseball stadium in Connecticut. He will probably be there. Photos of Ramirez enjoying some ballgames in the Nutmeg State have popped up on social media over the last week. On Tuesday, the Red Sox great was spotted at Dunkin’ Donuts...
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Rob Bradford
April 25, 2018 - 6:09 pm
TORONTO -- Alex Cora was asked about how he viewed Hanley Ramirez, having been around him a bit now as his manager, when another question came. "Do you think he gets a bad rap?" The answer from Cora? "Yes." The Sox skipper did acknowledge how far Ramirez had come as a professional, using a story...
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Rob Bradford
October 23, 2017 - 9:39 am
Alex Cora did plenty on his way to getting the Red Sox managing job. Player. Winter ball manager and general manager. Constructing World Baseball Classic team. Television analyst. Bench coach. But, as his good friend and former teammate Mike Lowell pointed out on the Bradfo Sho podcast , there was...
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Jason Varitek
John Tomase
November 21, 2016 - 8:29 am
The Baseball Hall of Fame released its ballot for the upcoming election, and a number of Red Sox are among the first-time nominees, including slugging outfielder Manny Ramirez, steady catcher Jason Varitek, and dependable knuckleballer Tim Wakefield. Ramirez, catcher Pudge Rodriguez, and former MVP...
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The jury is still out on the Drew Pomeranz trade. (Bob DeChiara/USA Today Sports)
July 28, 2016 - 6:47 am
With the trade deadline looming, it's hard not to look back on the Red Sox' deals since the turn of the century. Two notes on this list: The first is that these are the biggest deals, good or bad, which means yes, a couple 2014 deals will make this list. The second is that waiver and offseason...
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Will Kevin Durant and Avery Bradley be teammates next season? (David Butler II/USA Today Sports)
Mike Petraglia
June 25, 2016 - 5:31 pm
Remember the pursuit of Manny Ramirez? How about the ill-fated chase for Alex Rodriguez? Think back when Zdeno Chara was on the market in 2006. The Patriots and Darrelle Revis married for one season, and it yielded New England's fourth Super Bowl title. Well, the Celtics' dream of putting Kevin...
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July 17, 2015 - 4:00 am
Welcome to Friday's Morning Mashup. For the latest news, start at our WEEI.com home page or click here for the top stories from our news wire . FRIDAY'S BROADCAST HIGHLIGHTS: MLB: Red Sox at Angels, 10:05 p.m. (NESN; WEEI-FM) MLB: Royals at White Sox , 2 p.m. (MLB Network) MLB: Dodgers at Nationals...
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