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Manny Ramirez Net Worth:
Manny Ramirez Net Worth:Manuel Arístides "Manny" Ramírez Onelcida (born May 30, 1972) is a Dominican-American professional baseball outfielder who played in Major League Baseball and the Chinese Professional Baseball League. He hit his first home run in his return as a player coach in the first home game he played in for the Iowa Cubs. He played in Major League Baseball (MLB) with the Cleveland Indians, Boston Red Sox, Los Angeles Dodgers, Chicago White Sox, and Tampa Bay Rays. Ramirez is recognized for great batting skill and power. He was a nine-time Silver Slugger and was one of 25 players to hit 500 career home runs. His 21 grand slams are third all-time, and his 29 postseason home runs are the most in big league history. He appeared in 12 All-Star Games, with a streak of eleven consecutive games beginning in 1998 that included every season that he played with the Red Sox.Ramirez was born in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, where he met his wife, Shirly. He was selected by the Cleveland Indians in the 1991 MLB Draft. He made his MLB debut on September 2, 1993. He played his first MLB All-Star Game in 1995. He signed with the Boston Red Sox in 2000. During his time in Boston, Ramirez and his teammate David Ortiz were allegedly among a group of 104 major league players who tested positive for performance-enhancing drugs during 2003. He led the Red Sox to World Series Championships in 2004 and 2007. In 2008, Ramirez was traded to the Los Angeles Dodgers in a three-way trade deal with the Red Sox, Dodgers, and Pirates. He was named National League (NL) Player of the Month in August 2008 and was fourth in the voting for the 2008 NL MVP Award, behind Albert Pujols, Ryan Howard and Ryan Braun.In 2009 he was suspended 50 games for violating baseball's drug policy by taking human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG), a women's fertility drug. According to steroid dealer Victor Conte, hCG is often used to restart natural testosterone production after a steroid cycle. In the spring of 2011, Ramirez was informed by MLB of another violation to its drug policy, which could result in a 100-game suspension. He chose to retire on April 8 rather than face a 100-game suspension.In September 2011, Ramirez wished to be reinstated and in December, agreed with the league to a reduced 50 game suspension. He signed a deal with the Oakland Athletics in February 2012 and was eligible to play May 30, 2012. On June 15, Ramirez was released. He played with the EDA Rhinos for the 2012–13 offseason. On July 3, 2013, Ramirez signed a minor league deal with the Texas Rangers. He was released on August 13 due to his decreased batting power and speed. On May 25, 2014, he signed a minor league deal with the Chicago Cubs to be a coach/part-time player for the AAA Iowa Cubs.
|Birth date:||May 30, 1972|
|Birth place:||Santo Domingo|
|Height:||5 ft 11 in (1.8288 m)|
|Weight:||190 lbs (86.182 kg)|
|Profession:||Baseball player, Athlete, Player-coach|
|Nationality:||United States of America|
|Spouse:||Juliana Ramirez (m. 2001)|