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Manny Ramirez

Born: May 30, 1972

Birthplace: Santo Domingo

Profession: Baseball player

Nationality: United States

Manny Ramirez

Date of Birth : May 30, 1972
Birth Place : Santo Domingo

Manuel Aristides "Manny" Ramirez Onelcida is a Dominican-American professional baseball outfielder who played in Major League Baseball for parts of 19 seasons. He played with the Cleveland Indians, Boston Red Sox, Los Angeles Dodgers, Chicago White Sox, and Tampa Bay Rays before playing one season in the Chinese Professional Baseball League. Ramirez is recognized for having had 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 MLB 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. When he was 13 years old, he moved to New York City with his parents, Onelcida and Aristides. He attended George Washington High School and became a baseball standout. A wide variety of coaches and scouts took notice of Ramirez's talent, especially his batting strength. He was drafted by the Cleveland Indians in the 1991 MLB Draft. He made his MLB debut on September 2, 1993.

Profession


  • Athlete
  • Player-coach
  • Baseball player

Also known as


  • Manuel Aristides Ramírez Onelcida
  • Manuel Ramirez
  • Manuel Arístides "Manny" Ramírez Onelcida
  • Manny Ramírez
  • Manny Ramirez

Spouse


  • Juliana Ramirez

Children


  • Manny Ramirez, Jr.
  • Lucas Ramirez
  • Manuelito Ramirez

Awards Won


  • Hank Aaron Award
Source: Freebase, CC-YY
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