Having taken dreadlocked former Major League star Manny Ramirez to their hearts, Taiwan’s baseball fans now face heartbreak: the possibility that he may depart after just three months.
Player: Manny Ramirez Jr. Drafted by: Undrafted (expected to attend Central Arizona Community College) Position: 1B DOB: 6/15/1995 (Age: 17) Height/Weight: 6'4"/215 lbs. Bats/Throws: R/R School: IMG Academy (FL) College Commitment: Central...Show More Summary
Of course it's Manny Ramirez who hits it, too.
Manny Ramirez's stint in Taiwan with the EDA Rhinos has given us plenty of magical moments, from his 10-foot-shy slide to his distaste for home-plate collisions to his moonwalk out of the batter's box, but he's now even inspiring craziness from his team's announcers. Show More Summary
Make that eight home runs on the season for one Manny Ramirez of the Chinese Professional Baseball League's EDA Rhinos. It's been a few weeks since we've had a fantastic Manny Takes Taiwan highlight for you. But this announcer's call might be the best one yet. Read more...
Dodger Stadium will be buzzing Monday night, for one of the most anticipated debuts in recent memory. Adrian Gonzalez hit a home run in his first at-bat with the Dodgers last year. Manny Ramirez hugged a reporter before his first game with the Dodgers, then got two hits as fans chanted his name.
Manny Ramirez has a mean moonwalk. The ex-MLB slugger, now a star in the Chinese Professional Baseball Leagues, was at bat in a recent game when he fouled off a tight inside fastball. In the process of swinging, Manny Ramirez lost his balance and moonwalked out of the batter’s box. While he may not be [...]Show More Summary
If there's one thing I can't resist posting, it's Manny being Manny videos. Perhaps my favorite highlight in the history of sports is Manny Ramirez and his DIVING LEFT FIELD CUT OFF of former Red Sox teammate Johnny Damon. Without aShow More Summary
While traveling with his Chinese Professional Baseball League team, the EDA Rhinos, former MLB player Manny Ramirez wore an Incredible Hulk costume as part of a team-wide Halloween theme.
No prodigious homers or announcers and fans going apeshit in this one. Just a classic case of Manny being Manny. Read more...
The Manny Ramirez Hulk costume donned by the erstwhile MLB player recently looks like a playful jab at his own troubled history. Ramirez appeared in the garish green look on a train trip between cities in Taiwan, where he currently plays for the Chinese Professional Baseball League in the EDA Rhinos. It would be fun [...]Show More Summary
The Boston Red Sox have been blessed with star power in the last 30 years. From Roger Clemens to Manny Ramirez and everywhere in between, there have always been elite players that donned the Red Sox uniform. Boston went to the World Series three times and won twice in the past three decades, led by their stars. Show More Summary
Manny Ramirez today hit his third home run of the season for the EDA Rhinos, tying him for the league lead in the CPBL. But that's besides the point. You've got to see and hear this latest Manny blast to fully appreciate it. Read more...
Vladimir Guerrero, Manny Ramirez and other former MLB superstars can't step away from competition, even as their bodies and past employers urge them to retire. Stubbornness and confidence are characteristic of most professional athletes. Show More Summary
Manny Ramirez is still playing baseball. In Taiwan, home of the godawfulest uniforms you've ever seen. Here's what still can happen when a pitcher gets too much of the plate with a sinker and Manny sees it well: I don't understand the language, but in the two-minute clip I did understand these bits: mannyramirez worunhomerun seeyoulater Ah, the universal language of baseball.
Manny Ramirez hit his first home run in Taiwan as a member of the EDH Rhinos on Thursday. The homer reportedly was the 7,000 round-tripper in the 24-year history of Taiwan’s Chinese Professional Baseball League. The sold-out game at Tainan Municipal Baseball Stadium set an attendance record for a regular-season CPBL matchup as fans evidently [...]Show More Summary
Manny Ramirez, playing for Taiwan's EDA Rhinos, hit his first home run on Thursday.