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Player Profile #51: Hanley Ramirez | SS | BOS

The 2015 Fantasy Baseball Draft Guide is here! Get your copy for FREE! There’s no denying Hanley Ramirez’s ability. Formerly a durable player suiting up for no fewer than 151 games from 2006-2009, Ramirez has now posted games played totals of 142, 92, 157, 86, and 128 over the last five seasons, respectively. We know Ramirez can hit, but the question is whether he’ll be...
Via Baseball Professor
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Hanley Ramirez, Robbie Ross Jr. Get Fit For Spring Training With Boxing, Yoga

For a few of the Boston Red Sox newcomers, regular old weight training and cardio just won’t cut it. With their first full workout scheduled for Feb. 25, Red Sox players have been arriving at JetBlue Park in Fort Myers, Fla., in cycles to get in some early workouts before the real thing begins. And as WEEI’s Rob Bradford found out, not all of them are getting back into shape...
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Jerry Remy: Hanley Ramirez Welcoming ‘Difficult Transition’ To Outfield (Video)

Hanley Ramirez wanted a new challenge, and a new challenge is what he’ll get with the Boston Red Sox. The longtime infielder inked a four-year, $88 million contract with the team that originally signed him this offseason, understanding full well that meant a move to the outfield. The 31-year-old has his work cut out for him as he learns to play left field for the first time in...
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Hanley Ramirez: I’m Feeling ‘Better,’ ‘Stronger’ In Return To Red Sox

This embed is invalid" /> Opportunity knocked. Hanley Ramirez answered. Ramirez signed a four-year, $88 million contract with the Boston Red Sox this offseason despite being an imperfect roster fit. The longtime infielder wanted to take advantage of his free agency and reunite with his original organization, even if it meant diving into uncharted waters...
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Hanley Ramirez Embracing Outfield Challenge In Pursuit Of World Series

This embed is invalid" /> You can count on one hand You don’t need hands to count the number of times Hanley Ramirez has played the outfield at the major league level. The 31-year-old has zero experience. Still, the Red Sox expect Ramirez — primarily a shortstop throughout his career — to patrol the shadows of the Green Monster in 2015. The three...
January 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Red Sox set to add Hanley Ramirez

As the Boston Red Sox zero in on adding free agent third baseman Pablo Sandoval, they appear to have also snuck in under everyone’s noses and landed another big fish. Reports on Sunday claim that Boston is set to add Hanley Ramirez as soon as Monday. The report came out of nowhere Sunday night, though the Red Sox had certainly been rumored as a destination for Ramirez previously...
Via Rumors and Rants
November 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Los Angeles Dodgers rumors: Shortstop edition

The Los Angeles Dodgers are in this awkward limbo at short stop. Hanley Ramirez, the Dodger’s shortstop for the past two and a half seasons, declined his qualifying offer and is now free to choose with any team. The Dodgers can still re-sign him, but that looks kind of unlikely. If Ramirez signs with another team, that team will give up their first round draft pick and the Dodgers...
November 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Are the M's again looking for an expensive marginal upgrade?

Last December, the Seattle Mariners signed Robinson Cano to a contract worth slightly more than the GDP of all Palau. Insofar as Cano had been good previously and seemed likely to continue that trend for the time being, the move wasn’t an illogical one. But acquisitions don’t occur in a vacuum, either. While it’s generally […]
Via Fangraphs
November 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Hanley Ramirez reportedly willing to change positions

Hanley Ramirez is one of the biggest names on the free agent market this winter. Ramirez, one of the best hitting shortstops in baseball, is reportedly open to changing positions if need be. According to Jon Heyman of, Ramirez has told interested teams that he is willing to play “wherever there’s a need.” Teams...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
November 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Los Angeles Dodgers: Burning offseason questions

The Los Angeles Dodgers begun their offseason revamping when they hired former Tampa Bay Ray’s general manager Andrew Friedman as their new President of Baseball Operations. Ned Colletti is no longer the Dodgers’ GM, but Friedman has already stated that Don Mattingly will remain manager in 2015. The Dodgers have been active in the offseason, but there are still some burning questions...
October 24, 2014  |  Discuss

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