The Lions added three offensive linemen during the NFL draft, and Matthew Stafford couldn’t be happier. After Detroit used its first-round pick on guard Laken Tomlinson, acquired guard Manny Ramirez in a trade with the Broncos and then spent its seventh-round pick on tackle Corey Robinson, Stafford said he thinks there’s a lot more talent…
Much to the delight of everyone who loves a good story, former Red Sox ace Pedro Martinez appeared on Late Night with Seth Meyers to tell some awesome stories. And, of course, they all seemed to revolve around former teammate and hilarious goofball/weirdo Manny Ramirez. There’s a story about Manny Ramirez jumping in a pool, […]
Fans enjoyed watching "Manny being Manny" throughout Manny Ramirez's career. However, as much fun as he had on the field, he probably had a lot more fun when he was with his teammates in the clubhouse and on the road. Now that Ramirez and his former teammates are getting older and more removed from the game, some stories are beginning to get out. Show More Summary
Pedro Martinez’s excellent-sounding book is fully of Manny Ramirez stories, like the time the Red Sox slugger took fashion advice from “the three little midgets in [his] head.” And yet, some gems didn’t make it into the book, like the time Ramirez spiked the clubhouse booze with Viagra. Read more...
Warning: There’s some NSFW stuff in the video.
Drink responsibly, especially when you're around Manny Ramirez. On Late Night with Seth Meyers, Pedro Martinez shared some wacky stories about Manny Ramirez, like Manny jumping in Pedro's small Jacuzzi, and falling asleep in Pedro's bed. Show More Summary
Manny Ramirez Jr.'s hair looked a tad long when University of San Francisco coach Nino Giarratano offered a good-natured wisecrack about his dreadlocked dad.
Manny Ramirez relishing second chance with Lions
The enigmatic slugger liked to wear his teammates’ clothes and sleep in their beds.
The Detroit Lions pulled off a draft-day trade to bolster their offensive line depth, as well as add additional picks, acquiring Manny Ramirez from the Denver Broncos. The two teams also swapped first-round picks, with Detroit going from No. Show More Summary
Denver gave up a trio of picks and OL Manny Ramirez in exchange for rights to the Missouri defensive standout. Shane Ray's recent drug citation didn't deter the Broncos for trading up to draft him in the first round. The Broncos swapped spots with the Detroit Lions, moving up to No. Show More Summary
The LA Times has reported, and MLB has confirmed, that former Dread Sox and current Dodger hitting savant Manny Ramirez will be suspended for 50 games starting tonight for PED use. This brings to mind 2 things - 1. It's amazing how once you leave the team owned by the author of the steroid report things start to 'come out.' 2. Hey big Papi and fag-a-tek...you're NEXT!
MESA, Ariz. -- Although he has yet to officially retire, Manny Ramirez said he's "blessed" to be with the Chicago Cubs as a hitting consultant.
MESA, Ariz. -- Controversial slugger Manny Ramirez has been re-hired by the Chicago Cubs as a hitting consultant.
Last year, the Chicago Cubs made news when they signed Manny Ramirez to play for their Triple-A team, the Iowa Cubs. Now, they are back in business with the controversial former All-Star after reportedly hiring him as a hitting consultant. According...Show More Summary
Lots of people have stuck Yasiel Puig with the distraction label. And while it’s a somewhat fair criticism (he seems to out-Manny Manny Ramirez sometimes), I think there are bigger Puig issues. Namely, his bat throwing. He’s almost killed like seven of his Dodger teammates at one time or another with his bat “flip”—I use […]
Just a bit off-base there, ESPN. I don't think this is Curtis Glencross pic.twitter.com/dX52xOLIEQ — Poohvito Crandon (@brandoncrandon) January 5, 2015 "Curtis being Curtis" doesn't roll off the tongue quite the same way, ESPN. Also, Manny Ramirez was born in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. Show More Summary
We’ve got a long, documented list of instances of “Manny being Manny.” When he failed to hustle for a ball in the outfield, or when he’d hug the bat boy for about ten seconds too long, that was Manny being Manny. It’s basically an excuse for when Manny Ramirez screws something up, doesn’t try, or […]
Former Boston Red Sox standout Manny Ramirez hit the links for the first time ever. It wasn’t pretty. While it’s not as bad as Charles Barkley’s swing, Ramirez, 43, once again proves that being a wiz in one sport doesn’t necessarily translate to others. Ramirez wasn’t golfing (embarrassingly) for fun, however. He demonstrated his nonexistent […]
Manny Ramirez might just take the baton from Charles Barkley — or Marshawn Lynch! — as the worst athlete golfer, if David Ortiz 's charity golf tournament is any indication. Here is Ramirez, who hit 555 home runs in his 19-year major league career, reportedly swinging a golf club for the very first time. [thanks to Cut 4]