The Boston Red Sox and SS Hanley Ramirez are finalizing a 4 year $88 mil contract, that will reunite the two. Boston signed Ramirez back in 2000, as an amateur free agent out of the Dominican Republic. He was later traded to the Florida (Miami) Marlins in the Josh Beckett deal, back in 2005. HanRam is hitless in 2 career ABs as a member of the Red Sox
Ramirez has spent the last 3 seasons with the Los Angeles Dodgers, after 7 seasons with the Marlins. He is a career .300 hitter, He has been plagued by the injury bug, failing to play in 100 games in 4 of the last 6 seasons. Ramirez joins David Ortiz and Yoenis Cespedes in the heart of the Red Sox lineup.
He will also join a Red Sox team that has Xander Bogaerts and a hole a 3B (Pablo Sandoval
?), so his position is currently unknown.
Hanley Ramirez will play LF for the Red Sox
Miguel Rojas played the 2nd most games at SS for the Dodgers last season.