Posts Tagged ‘los angeles dodgers’

‘Manny Ramiroids’

May 7, 2009

manny ramirez, gotham green

manny ramirez has been suspended for 50 games for violating the banned substance rules of major league baseball. manny tested positive for steroids. he says he was prescribed medicine by his doctor for a personal issue. unfortunately for him that medicine contained a banned substance. the penalty for the positive test results is a 50 game suspension with no pay. see you july 3rd manny….

Manny Ramirez Re-Signs With Dodgers

March 4, 2009

manny ramirez

Manny Ramirez has re-signed with the los angeles dodgers. after rejected multiple offers manny signed with the dodgers for 2 years worth $45 million on march 4th.

early in the offseason ramirez received a lot of offers early including a rather generous offer by the new york yankees but rejected every offer hoping to hold out for maximum compensation. manny felt he was worth $25 million a year and wanted at least 3 years. with spring training underway it was uncertain where manny would end up.

it was said ramirez’ agent scott boras told him to wait till the regular season to see if a team got hit with an early injury or off to a slow start and might get manny the money he wanted. something must have changed their minds because manny ramirez has re-signed with the los angeles dodgers. he will report to spring training immediately.


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