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  1. Does Manny Ramirez still have relevance?

    Eric Karabell

    On July 22, a few days after play resumes following the All-Star break, the Texas Rangers are scheduled to host the New York Yankees on ESPN. On Wednesday, I discussed Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez being on the mend from hip surgery, and how h...

    Blog | July 05, 2013
  2. The winter's top 10 value moves

    Buster Olney

    Johnny Damon is still looking for a job, and so is Manny Ramirez, but almost all of the winter money has been spent -- and about half of it went to three players. There has been approximately $1.27 billion on free agents this offseason. Albert Puj...

    Blog | February 06, 2012
  3. Ryan Madson to the Cincinnati Reds, and other good value moves of...

    Buster Olney

    Large sums of money were spent this winter, with the bulk of it thrown at Albert Pujols, Prince Fielder and Jose Reyes. But Buster Olney writes that good value was available in under-the-radar deals. Here are the top 10 from the offseason.

    Blog | Conversation | February 06, 2012
  4. MLB: Even with testing in place, evaluators see performance spike...

    Buster Olney

    Decision-makers around the game of baseball have suspicions of performance-enhancing drug use too engrained in their thought process to simply assume a performance spike -- particularly by an older player -- is the genuine article.

    Blog | Conversation | May 12, 2011
  5. MLB: After walking away from Tampa Bay Rays, Manny Ramirez has la...

    Buster Olney

    After walking away from the Tampa Bay Rays in the season's first month, Manny Ramirez again diminished his legacy. Not that he cares.

    Blog | Conversation | April 09, 2011
  6. MLB: ZiPS projections of early-season position battles

    Dan Szymborski

    Dan Szymborski uses the ZiPS projection system to play out the most important position battles of the spring, including how the Dodgers will make up for the loss of Manny Ramirez in left field and how the Cardinals will cope without Adam Wainwright.

    Story | Conversation | March 01, 2011
  7. MLB: Despite losing Carl Crawford to Boston Red Sox, Tampa Bay Ba...

    Matt Meyers

    Matt Meyers evaluates the 2011 Tampa Bay Rays. They lost three notable players (Carl Crawford, Matt Garza and Carlos Pena), but with a little creative work before spring training (and one notable in-house move), they could contend with Boston and New York yet again.

    Story | Conversation | January 12, 2011
  8. MLB: Manny Ramirez has something left, but not a whole lot accord...

    Buster Olney

    Manny Ramirez was once one of the most feared hitters in baseball. But at age 38, what does he have left to offer teams? Buster Olney fields evaluations from GMs and scouts to see if Manny can still be Manny.

    Blog | Conversation | November 27, 2010
  9. 2010 MLB free agency: Carl Crawford's value could skyrocket in co...

    Keith Law

    Keith Law breaks down the outfielder crop among 2010 free agents. Two familiar names are at the top -- Carl Crawford and Jayson Werth -- but value could exist with Manny Ramirez and Colby Rasmus (if the Cardinals will move him).

    Story | Conversation | November 14, 2010
  10. FanGraphs: Best September performances in MLB history

    Joe Pawlikowski

    Troy Tulowitzki has done wonders for the Colorado Rockies this month, but he's not the first player to carry his team into contention in September. Joe Pawlikowski of FanGraphs takes a look at six more stunning September performances from years past.

    Story | Conversation | September 19, 2010
  11. Expect numbers from Manny Ramirez

    Eric Karabell

    A Ramirez homered for the Chicago White Sox on Wednesday, but it was not Manny Ramirez in his debut with the team. Manny hit a bloop single in three at-bats, batting fifth and manning the designated hitter slot. Expect that .333 batting average to co...

    Blog | September 02, 2010
  12. Manny Ramirez debuts with Chicago White Sox and will hit, Carlos ...

    Eric Karabell

    Eric Karabell recaps Wednesday in the major leagues, highlighted by Manny Ramirez's White Sox debut.

    Blog | Conversation | September 02, 2010
  13. Want a full season of Manny Ramirez? Better be smart in how you c...

    Buster Olney

    Because he's shown a willingness to quit on teams before -- and because his age and health have deepened the question about what, exactly, you can expect to get from Manny Ramirez -- if you want a full season, you'd better build a smart deal.

    Blog | Conversation | September 01, 2010
  14. Government should investigate Florida Marlins' stadium

    Buster Olney

    With the state of the Marlins' finances brought into serious question, a formal investigation may be in order. Plus, Brian Fuentes already pays off for the Twins, an update on Manny Ramirez and the White Sox, and why the Red Sox's hole might be too deep.

    Blog | Conversation | August 29, 2010
  15. Teams must weigh Manny Ramirez risk

    Buster Olney

    In the past two years, Manny Ramirez has been suspended on a performance-enhancing drug violation, landed on the disabled list repeatedly, frustrated some of his teammates with what they perceive to be an intermittent effort and missed 115 games. Bu...

    Blog | August 16, 2010
  16. New York Yankees, Texas Rangers must weigh Manny Ramirez risk

    Buster Olney

    If Manny Ramirez lands on waivers, many teams looking around the league will have to weigh the risk involved in signing the mercurial talent. Plus, some trouble for Tim Lincecum, the draft-pick signing deadline and the big week ahead for returning stars.

    Blog | Conversation | August 16, 2010