Hanley Ramirez RUMORS & NEWS

  • Hanley Ramirez leaves game with hamstring cramp

    Mass Live "Mitch Moreland hit a two-run single with the bases loaded in the seventh to give the Red Sox the lead. But as Hanley Ramirez rounded second base he pulled up and limped back to the bag. " April 17

  • Red Sox’s Hanley Ramirez vows to play Monday after hamstring problem Sunday

    Sporting News "Hanley Ramirez doesn't have much treatment time to make good on his vow. The Red Sox DH left Sunday's game against the Rays in the seventh inning with what was described as a left hamstring cramp that caused him to pull up limping while running the bases. "I'll be fine,'' Ramirez told..." April 17

  • John Farrell: Hanley Ramirez not 'boycotting' first base, but preference clear

    CSN New England "Hanley Ramirez is not boycotting first base, Red Sox manager John Farrell said Friday, while acknowledging Ramirez’s preference for being the designated hitter. Farrell said he thinks Ramirez nonetheless wants to play first base at some point. “I know for a fact he thrives on the DH spot,..." April 15

  • Jean Segura replaces Hanley Ramriez on Dominican Republic WBC roster

    Hardball Talk "Red Sox DH Hanley Ramirez has been battling a sore right shoulder and announced on Thursday that he is not participating in the World Baseball Classic. Mariners shortstop Jean Segura will replace him on the Dominican Republic roster, Jon Morosi reports. The shoulder soreness affects Ramirez’s..." March 03

  • Hanley Ramirez to skip World Baseball Classic with shoulder tightness

    Boston Herald "It was always headed here. As soon as the Red Sox revealed that Hanley Ramirez was dealing with a tight throwing shoulder and had yet to begin a throwing program, his chances of playing in the World Baseball Classic began dwindling. Thursday, manager John Farrell said the club had talked to..." March 02

  • Hanley's shoulder stiffness puts WBC status in jeopardy

    Boston Globe "Red Sox manager John Farrell said Hanley Ramirez is still experiencing soreness in his throwing shoulder, but it hasn’t reached the point where he’ll have to undergo any tests. However, there could be discussion about whether Ramirez will be playing for the Dominican Republic in the World..." February 28

  • Hanley quashes rumors of Ortiz return: 'David's not coming back'

    Boston Herald "Wearing a No. 34 David Ortiz t-shirt, Hanley Ramirez strolled into the Red Sox clubhouse on Thursday morning and took his place at Ortiz’s old locker, which now belongs to Ramirez. “He told me he talked to the clubhouse guys because he wants me so bad to be a leader and be what he was to that..." February 16

  • Hanley won't recruit Encarnacion, Bautista while vacationing

    Boston Herald "Hanley Ramirez's first choice seems to be no choice. Or he's just being shy. The Red Sox first baseman said here Friday afternoon that he didn't care whether he plays first base or is the designated hitter in 2017. "Why you got to come up with that? I don’t care," Ramirez said. "I just want..." December 03

  • Hanley Ramirez willing to play first base or DH for Red Sox

    ESPN "Hanley Ramirez has come back here, to a resort on the eastern edge of his native country, to play golf and support the David Ortiz Children's Fund. But considering the guest list at Big Papi's ninth annual charity bash, Ramirez is in position to do some heavy duty recruiting for the Boston Red..." December 02

  • Red Sox should forget free agency, stay in-house with Hanley Ramirez as DH

    Sporting News "A lot of the early fire of the hot stove is burning around the Red Sox and the American League East champions’ need to replace David Ortiz as their designated hitter. Edwin Encarnacion has been linked to Boston. Jose Bautista has been mentioned as a possibility. Carlos Beltran’s name has come..." November 09