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Manny Ramírez [rah-MEE-rez], born Manuel Arístides Ramírez ( May 30 is the 150th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (151st in leap years). There are 215 days remaining. Events 1416 - The Catholic Church burns Jerome of Prague as a heretic. 1431 - In Rouen, France, 19-year old Joan of Arc is burned at the stake by... May 30, 1972 was a leap year that started on a Saturday. Events January January 2 - the Pierre Hotel Heist - Six men rob the safety deposit boxes of the Pierre Hotel in New York City. Loot is at least $4 million January 5 - President of the United States Richard Nixon orders the... 1972 in Santo Domingo, population 2,061,200 (2003), is the capital of the Dominican Republic. The city is located on the Caribbean Sea, at the mouth of the Ozama River. It is the oldest continuously inhabited European settlement in the Americas, and was the first seat of Spanish colonial rule in... Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic), is an An outfielder moves in to catch a fly ball Outfielder is a collective term including left fielder, center fielder, and right fielder, the three positions in baseball farthest from the batter. Outfielders are primarily engaged in attempting to catch long fly balls. Most of the biggest power hitters in baseball... outfielder in Major League Baseball (MLB) is the highest level of play in professional baseball in North America. More specifically, Major League Baseball (MLB) refers to the entity that operates North Americas two top leagues, the National League and the American League, by means of a joint organizational structure which has... Major League Baseball who plays for the Boston Red Sox American League AAA Pawtucket Red Sox AA Portland Sea Dogs A Wilmington Blue Rocks Greenville Bombers Lowell Spinners R Gulf Coast Red Sox The Boston Red Sox are a Major League Baseball team located in Boston, Massachusetts. They are in the American League East Division. They are... Boston Red Sox (since 2001). Previously, Ramírez played with the The Cleveland Indians are a Major League Baseball team based in Cleveland, Ohio. They are in the Central Division of the American League. Founded: 1901 (charter American League member) Formerly known as: the Cleveland Blues (1901), Broncos or possibly Bronchos (1902) and Naps (1903-1914). They were called the Blues... Cleveland Indians (1993-2000). He bats and throws right-handed. Though originally from the The Dominican Republic is a Spanish-speaking representative democracy located on the eastern portion of the Caribbean island of Hispaniola, bordering Haiti. A legacy of unsettled, mostly non-representative, rule for much of the 20th century — most notably the thirty-two year reign of the military leader Rafael Le... Dominican Republic, he grew up in the Washington Heights, affectionately known as The Heights, is a New York City neighborhood. Located in northern Manhattan, it is named for Fort Washington, a fortification held by American troops during the American Revolution and which was captured by the British on November 16, 1776. It should not be confused with... Washington Heights section of This is an article about New York City; see also NYC, New York, and New York, New York. Midtown Manhattan, looking north from the Empire State Building, 2005. New York City (officially named the City of New York) is the most populous city in the United States and is at... New York City a short walk away from Yankee Stadium is the home of the New York Yankees, a major league baseball team. Located at East 161st Street and River Avenue in the Bronx, New York City, it originally opened on April 18, 1923 and reopened on April 15, 1976 after an extensive three year renovation. The first... Yankee Stadium.

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Career

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Ramirez looks skeptically at an umpire. Spring Training 2005.
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Manny Ramirez about to swing, Spring Training 2005.
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Ramirez at Red Sox victory parade

Through the 2004 season, Ramírez is a career .316 Batting average is a statistic in both baseball and cricket measuring the performance of baseball hitters and cricket batsmen, respectively. Batting average in baseball In baseball, the batting average is defined as the ratio of hits to at bats. The Major League Baseball batting average championship is awarded to the... hitter, with a .397 In baseball statistics, on base percentage (OBP) (sometimes referred to as on base average (OBA)) is a measure of how often a batter gets to first base for any reason other than a fielding error or a fielders choice. It may be calculated as: (H + BB + HBP) / (AB + BB... on base percentage and a .613 In baseball statistics, slugging percentage (SLG) is a measure of the power of a hitter. It is calculated as total bases divided by at bats. Total bases can be calculated from commonly used baseball statistics by using the formula TB = 1B + (2*2B) + (3*3B) + (4*HR). Slugging percentage forms... slugging average. He has totaled 390 In baseball, a home run is a base hit in which the batter is able to circle all the bases, ending at home plate and scoring a run, with no errors on the play that result in the batter achieving extra bases. Home runs are among the most popular aspects... home runs and 1270 In baseball statistics, a run batted in (RBI) is given to a batter for each run scored as the result of a batters plate appearance. There are certain exceptions: a player does not receive an RBI if he hits into a double play, if an error is charged on... RBI in 1535 In baseball statistics, games played (denoted by G) indicates the total number of games in which a player has participated (in any capacity). It does not matter in how much of the game the player was active. If player A plays the whole game until there are two out in... games.


Arguably, Ramírez is the best all-around righthanded hitter in the The American League (or formally the American League of Professional Baseball Clubs) is one of two leagues that make up Major League Baseball in the United States of America and Canada. It developed from a minor league, the Western League, that aspired to major league status, was formed on January... American League. He combines power, contact and patience at the plate, against left-handed This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title. If an article link referred you here, you might want to go back and fix it to point directly to the intended page. In the game of baseball the player... pitchers and righties equally well, but he still doesn't pull the ball very often for a power hitter. He does most of his hitting from The position of the center fielder A center fielder, abbreviated CF, is the outfielder in baseball who plays defense in center field - the baseball fielding position between left field and right field (e.g., Mickey Mantle was a center fielder). In the numbering system used to record defensive plays, the... center field to the The position of the right fielder A right fielder, abbreviated RF, is the outfielder in baseball who plays defense in right field (e.g., Roberto Clemente was a right fielder). In the numbering system used to record defensive plays, the right fielder is assigned the number 9. Outfielders must cover... right field line. He has good power that way and seems content to go with the pitch, but he is not afraid to take the occasional free In baseball statistics, a base on balls (BB), also called a walk, is used in baseball to track the performance of pitchers and batters. If a batter receives four pitches which the umpire calls balls, he is entitled to walk to first base. Receiving a base on balls does not... walk.


As a fielder, he's not going for any In American baseball, the Rawlings Gold Glove Award, usually referred to simply as the Gold Glove, is the award annually given to the Major League player judged to be the most superior individual fielding performance at each position (in each league), as voted by the managers and coaches in each... Gold Gloves. He still has trouble at times with footwork, his range is limited and his arm is fairly strong, but he has soft hands, and his hard work improved every aspect of his game. Ramirez is an adept The position of the left fielder A left fielder, abbreviated LF, is an outfielder in the sport of baseball who plays defense in left field. In the numbering system used to record defensive plays, the left fielder is assigned the number 7. Outfielders must cover large distances, so speed, instincts... left fielder in Fenway Park is the home stadium for the Boston Red Sox baseball club. It is located near, and named for, the Fenway neighborhood in the heart of Boston, which in turn is named for the nearby fens, or marshes. It opened on April 20, 1912, the same day as the... Fenway Park, as he's learned to play all the corners and angles. He is aggressive playing balls off the The Green Monster in 2004, showing the manual scoreboard and Green Monster seating For other uses, see Green Monster (disambiguation) The Green Monster is the nickname of the 37 foot, two inch left field wall at Fenway Park, home to the Boston Red Sox. It was not painted green until... Green Monster and holding runners to In baseball, a single is the act of a batter safely reaching first base by striking the ball and getting to first before being made out, without the benefit of a fielders misplay (see error) or another runner being put out on a fielders choice. Singles are not... singles.


In the summer of 2003, Ramírez found himself as the latest victim of the Boston Sports Media's thirst for blood when he missed several games with A sore throat, otherwise known as pharyngitis, is a painful inflammation of the throat. Infection of the tonsils, tonsillitis (American English: tonsilitis), often occurs simultaneously. The major cause is infection, of which 90% are viral, the remainder caused by bacterial infection. Some cases of pharyngitis are caused by irritation from... pharyngitis. Some Red Sox fans criticized the outfielder, saying he should have played despite the ailment. When it was learned that he had been seen in a hotel lobby with close friend, The New York Yankees are a Major League baseball team based in The Bronx, New York City. They are in the Eastern Division of the American League. The Yankees have won 26 World Series in 39 appearances; the St. Louis Cardinals and the Oakland Athletics are tied for second with... Yankees An infielder is a baseball player who plays on the infield, the dirt portion of a baseball diamond between first base and third base. The infield defensive positions are first baseman, second baseman, shortstop and third baseman. Pitchers and catchers are often considered distinct from infielders even though they play... infielder Enrique Wilson Martes (born July 27, 1973 in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic) is a Major League Baseball infielder. He bats switch-hitter and throws right-handed. In eight-season career, Wilson has played with the Cleveland Indians (1997-2000), Pittsburgh Pirates (2000-01) and New York Yankees (2001-04). A... Enrique Wilson, the controversy grew, causing Boston In baseball, the head coach of a team is called the manager; this individual controls matters of team strategy on the field and team leadership. The manager sets the line-up and starting pitcher before each game as well as making substitutions throughout the game. How much control a manager... manager Former manager of the Boston Red Sox in the 2002 and 2003 seasons. Perhaps best remembered for not pulling Pedro Martinez during Game 7 of the 2003 American League Championship Series. The Red Sox eventually lost that game in 11 innings. The fateful outcome of this game is seen as... Grady Little to bench Ramírez for one game. After the season, the Red Sox put him on irrevocable waivers, meaning he was had but for the asking. All 29 other teams passed, due to the length and costs of his contract.


This year in baseball: 2002 - 2003 - 2004 - 2005 Events January-June February 15: Alex Rodriguez is traded to the New York Yankees. April 12: Barry Bonds ties his godfather Willie Mays for third on the all-time career home runs list with his 660th home run coming in the fifth... 2004 season

In 2004, nevertheless, Ramírez silenced his critics. He displayed a good attitude and an enthusiasm for playing, two qualities his critics had charged that he lacked. Coupled with impressive play on the field, this absolved Ramírez in the eyes of many Boston fans and Sportswriting is a form of journalism who writes and reports on sports topics and events. Ernest Hemingways writing could perhaps be considered in this category due to his love for hunting, fishing and boxing. Bernard Malamud also wrote powerfully about baseball in his novel The Natural. The Associated Press... sportswriters. He led the American League in home runs (43), In baseball statistics, slugging percentage (SLG) is a measure of the power of a hitter. It is calculated as total bases divided by at bats. Total bases can be calculated from commonly used baseball statistics by using the formula TB = 1B + (2*2B) + (3*3B) + (4*HR). Slugging percentage forms... slugging average (.613) and In baseball statistics, on-base plus slugging (denoted by OPS) is defined by the sum of on base percentage (OBP) and slugging percentage (SLG). This statistic combines both the ability of a player to get on-base (OBP) and the players power-hitting ability (SLG). It is very popular... OPS (1.009); finished 3rd in RBI (130), 6th in In baseball statistics, on base percentage (OBP) (sometimes referred to as on base average (OBA)) is a measure of how often a batter gets to first base for any reason other than a fielding error or a fielders choice. It may be calculated as: (H + BB + HBP) / (AB + BB... on base percentage (.397), 8th in In baseball statistics, a base on balls (BB), also called a walk, is used in baseball to track the performance of pitchers and batters. If a batter receives four pitches which the umpire calls balls, he is entitled to walk to first base. Receiving a base on balls does not... base on balls (82), 10th in In baseball, a run is scored when a player advances safely around all three bases and returns safely to home plate. The object of the game is for a team to score more runs than its opponent. In baseball statistics, a player who advances around all the bases to score... runs (108), and posted a .308 Batting average is a statistic in both baseball and cricket measuring the performance of baseball hitters and cricket batsmen, respectively. Batting average in baseball In baseball, the batting average is defined as the ratio of hits to at bats. The Major League Baseball batting average championship is awarded to the... batting average.


In addition, Ramírez and David Américo Ortiz Arias (born November 18, 1975 in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic), better known as David Ortiz, is a Major League Baseball first baseman/designated hitter who plays for the Boston Red Sox (2003-04). Previously, Ortiz played for the Minnesota Twins (1997-2002). He bats and throws... David Ortiz became the first pair of American League teammates to hit 40 home runs, have 100 RBI, and bat .300 since the The New York Yankees are a Major League baseball team based in The Bronx, New York City. They are in the Eastern Division of the American League. The Yankees have won 26 World Series in 39 appearances; the St. Louis Cardinals and the Oakland Athletics are tied for second with... Yankees Ruth batting for the Yankees George Herman Ruth, ( February 6, 1895 - August 16, 1948), better known as Babe Ruth and also commonly known by the nicknames The Bambino and The Sultan of Swat, was an American baseball player and United States national icon. He was one of the first five... Babe Ruth and Henry Louis Gehrig, born Ludwig Heinrich Gehrig (June 19, 1903 – June 2, 1941), was an American first baseman in Major League Baseball who played his entire career for the New York Yankees and was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1939. His career was prematurely ended by... Lou Gehrig in See also: 1930 in sports, 1932 in sports and the list of years in sports. Auto Racing 24 hours of Le Mans: Earl Howe and Tim Birkin, driving an Alfa Romeo 8C. Louis Schneider wins the Indy 500. Baseball World Series: The St. Louis Cardinals (101-53, NL) defeated the... 1931, and the first Red Sox duo with 40 homers since Tony Armas with the Athletics Antonio Rafael Armas Machado, better known as Tony Armas (b. July 2, 1953), was a popular hitter and one of Major League Baseballs top sluggers of the 1980s. He was prone to injuries, and that adversely affected his career. Twice an All-Star, he... Tony Armas and James Edward Jim Rice was born on March 8, 1953 in Anderson, South Carolina. Rice was a player with the Boston Red Sox from 1974 to 1989. Like Carl Yastrzemski and Ted Williams before him, Rice continued the Red Sox tradition of having power-hitting left fielders. Rice joined the... Jim Rice ( See also: 1983 in sports, 1985 in sports and the list of years in sports. Auto Racing Stock car racing: NASCAR Championship - Terry Labonte Cale Yarborough won the Daytona 500 Richard Petty won the 200th (and final) race of his career on July 4. CART Racing - Mario Andretti won the... 1984). Also along with Ortiz, Ramirez hit back-to-back home runs six times, tying the major league single season set by Henry Benjamin Hank Greenberg (January 1, 1911 - September 4, 1986), nicknamed Hammerin Hank, was an American player in Major League Baseball. Born in New York City, Greenberg was not the first Jewish man to play major-league baseball. But by the end of his career he had become by far... Hank Greenberg and Preston Rudolph York (August 17, 1913 - February 5, 1970) was a Major League Baseball first baseman who played for the Detroit Tigers (1934, 1937-45), Boston Red Sox (1946-47), Chicago White Sox (1947) and Philadelphia Athletics (1948). York was born in Ragland, Alabama. He batted and threw right-handed... Rudy York ( The Detroit Tigers are a Major League Baseball team based in Detroit, Michigan. They are in the Central Division of the American League. Founded: 1893, in the minor Western League. In 1900 that league became the American League. Home ballpark: Comerica Park Uniform colors: Navy blue, White, and Orange Logo... Detroit Tigers) and Frank Edward Thomas (born May 27, 1968 in Columbus, Georgia) is an American Major League Baseball player nicknamed The Big Hurt. (Interestingly, Thomas was born the exact same day as contemporary Jeff Bagwell.) Frank Thomas became one of baseballs biggest stars in the 1990s, playing solely for the Chicago... Frank Thomas and Magglio Ordóñez ( The Chicago White Sox are a Major League Baseball team based in Chicago, Illinois. They are in the Central Division of the American League. Founded: 1893, as the Sioux City, Iowa franchise in the minor Western League. Moved to St. Paul, Minnesota, then again to Chicago in 1900 when that... Chicago White Sox).


In the The Major League Baseball All-Star Game is an annual exhibition baseball game between the best players from the National League and the American League. The All-Star Game usually occurs in mid-July and marks the middle of the Major League Baseball season. The venue is chosen by Major... All-Star Game, facing Roger Clemens pitching for the Houston Astros in 2004, his first season in the National League William Roger Clemens (born August 4, 1962 in Dayton, Ohio), nicknamed The Rocket, is among the preeminent Major League baseball pitchers of the 1980s, 1990s, and early 2000s. Clemens spent most of his childhood... Roger Clemens in the top of the first inning, Ramírez knocked out a two-run home run giving his teammates an immediate 3-0 lead. Along with Derek Jeter singles against the Kansas City Royals He was born in Pequannock, New Jersey and named after Boston Bruins hockey player Derek Sanderson. His father, Charles, is black; his mother, Dorothy, is white. He grew up in Kalamazoo, Michigan, and was reportedly voted most likely to play shortstop for... Derek Jeter (a single), Ichiro Suzuki, all-time single-season hits leader in Major League Baseball. Ichiro Suzuki (鈴木一朗, Suzuki Ichirō, born October 22, 1973 in Kasugai, Japan) is the right fielder for the Seattle Mariners Major League Baseball team. He moved to the United States in 2001 after playing... Ichiro Suzuki (a In baseball, a double is the act of a batter safely reaching second base by striking the ball and getting to second before being made out, without the benefit of a fielders misplay (see error) or another runner being put out on a fielders choice. Typically, a double... double) and Iván Rodríguez (a In baseball, a triple is the act of a batter safely reaching third base by striking the ball and getting to third before being made out, without the benefit of a fielders misplay (see error) or another runner being put out on a fielders choice. Because a hit... triple), Ramírez made history as the American League became the first All-Star team to Eric Davis hit for the cycle in 1989 Hitting for the cycle is a baseball accomplishment characterized by a player hitting a single, a double, a triple and a home run in the same game, though not necessarily in that order. Collecting the hits in that order is known as... hit for the cycle during the same inning. His numbers were capped off by being named the MVP of the The 2004 World Series represented the 100th time two modern Major League Baseball teams met to decide the championship. The best-of-seven series began on October 23. After winning four consecutive games, on October 27 at 10:40 pm CT, the American League champion Boston Red Sox defeated the... World Series as he led the Red Sox to their first title since See also: 1917 in sports, 1919 in sports and the list of years in sports. Football (Australian Rules) Victorian Football League - South Melbourne wins the 22nd VFL Premiership (South Melbourne 9.8 (62) d Collingwood 7.15 (57)) Events The Boston Red Sox, aided by the pitching of Babe Ruth... 1918.


Highlights

  • 8-time All-Star (1995, 1998-2004)
  • World Series MVP Award (2004)
  • The Hank Aaron Award is an annual award in Major League Baseball awarded to the top hitter in each league. It was introduced in 1999 to commemorate the 25th anniversary of Hank Aaron surpassing BabeRuths career home run mark. click here HankAaronAward.com to see the most widely visited... Hank Aaron Award (1999)
  • 5-time Silver Slugger Award In Major League Baseball, the Louisville Silver Slugger award is given annually to the best offensive player at each position in each league. Winners are picked by major league managers and coaches, who are not allowed to vote for their own players. Selections are based on a... Silver Slugger Award (1995, 1999-2002)
  • Won American League batting crown (2002, .349)
  • Led AL in home runs (2004)
  • Led AL in RBI (1999)
  • 3-time led AL in slugging percentage (1999-2000, 2004)
  • 3-time led AL in OPS (1999-2000, 2004)
  • Twice led AL in on base percentage (2002-03)
  • Twice led AL in intentional walks (2001, 2003)
  • 8-time Top 10 AL in In baseball statistics, total bases is the number of bases a player has gained with hits, i.e. the sum of his/her hits weighted by 1 for a single, 2 for a double, 3 for a triple and 4 for a home run. Only bases from safe hits count... total bases (1996-99, 2001-04)
  • 7-time Top 10 AL MVP (1998-2004)
  • 6-time Top 10 AL in home runs (1998-2003)
  • 5-time Top 10 AL in RBI (1995, 1998, 2000-01, 2004)
  • 4-time Top 10 AL hitters (1997, 1999-2000, 2003)
  • 4-time Top 10 AL in times on base (1997, 1999, 2003-04)

Miscellaneous

  • Career rankings among active players and on the All-Time lists
    • .316 batting average - 4th and 69th
    • 390 home runs - 12th and 43rd
    • 1270 RBI - 12th and 98th
    • .411 on base percentage - 9th and 35th
    • .599 slugging average - 3rd and 8th
    • 785 extra base hits - 18th and 89th
    • 1.010 OPS - 3rd and 9th
    • 129 intentional walks - 12th and 56th

Cleveland years

  • 1993-2000: Ramírez collected 236 home runs and 804 RBI in 967 games, including a career-high 45 home runs in 1998, and a team-record career-high 165 RBI in 1999, when he hit .333 with 44 homers and 131 runs (also a career-high). He made the All-Star team four times, and hit 127 homers and 432 RBI in 415 games over last three seasons. His 165 RBI total in 1999 was the highest by any player since James Emory Foxx (October 22, 1907 - July 21, 1967) was, up until Mark McGwires glory days in the late 1990s, the most prolific right-handed power hitter to ever play the game of baseball. Foxx was the second Major League Baseball player to hit 500 career home runs, and... Jimmie Foxx in See also: 1937 in sports, 1939 in sports and the list of years in sports. Baseball World Series: New York Yankees defeat the Chicago Cubs, 4-0. Hall of Fame election: Continuing toward the goal of 10 initial inductees at the 1939 opening of the Hall, voters select Grover Cleveland... 1938; and made him the first player to have more RBI's than games played in a season since Ted Williams & Tom Yawkey Theodore Samuel Ted Williams (August 30, 1918 - July 5, 2002), also called The Splendid Splinter, Teddy Ballgame or The Kid, was a Baseball Hall of Famer who spent 19 seasons, twice interrupted by military service, with the Boston Red Sox. Williams was a two-time... Ted Williams in See also: 1948 in sports, 1950 in sports and the list of years in sports. Auto racing The first 24 hours of Le Mans is held since the beginning of World War II. Luigi Chinetti and Lord Seldson win the race in a Ferrari 166M. Baseball January 28: The New... 1949.

Salary

During the 2005 season, Manny Ramirez is the 3rd highest paid player at $19,906,820.00


Trivia

  • Ramírez appealed to fans by joining the 2004 Red Sox tradition of growing an unique hairstyle, maintaining a solid set of Dreadlocks are ropy mats of hair that have been allowed to grow out over time. Sometimes, if hair is simply left ungroomed for a long period of time — particularly if the hair is naturally coarse and kinky; dreadlocks will form by themselves. If left alone for a time, eventually... dreadlocks throughout the season.
  • He was the coverboy of the Electronic Arts Sports The Nintendo GameCube is an example of a popular video game console. A video game console is a dedicated electronic device designed to play video games. Often the output device is a separate television or a computer monitor. Once, video game consoles were easily distinguishable from personal computers: consoles used... electronic game MVP Baseball 2005 [1]  (http://www.easports.com/games/mvp2005/home.jsp).

See also

  • This is a list of Boston Red Sox players awards winners and single-season leaderboards. Abbreviations p: pitcher c: catcher 1b: first baseman 2b: second baseman 3b: third baseman ss: shortstop lf: left fielder cf center fielder rf right fielder if: infielder of: outfielder dh designated hitter MVP Award winners... List of Boston Red Sox awards
  • Total earnings The following chart reveals the Major League Baseball players that have earned the most total salary in their career (through the end of 2004). $122,463,215 - Barry Bonds $115,845,000 - Greg Maddux $115,176,216 - Kevin Brown $110,501,000 - Ken Griffey, Jr. $110,295,000... List of highest paid baseball players
  • This is an alphabetical list of 385 baseball players from the Dominican Republic who have played in Major League Baseball between 1956 and 2004. A José Acevedo Gibson Alba Santos Alcalá Israel “Izzy”Alcántara Manny Alexander Antonio Alfonseca Carlos Almanzar Edwin Almonte Erick Almonte Héctor Almonte... List of players from Dominican Republic in MLB
  • List of AL Silver Slugger Winners at Designated Hitter Silver Slugger AL: DH | C | 1B | 2B | SS | 3B | OF NL: P | C | 1B | 2B | SS | 3B | OF Categories: Baseball Trophies and Awards ... List of AL Silver Slugger Winners at Designated Hitter
  • List of AL Silver Slugger Winners at Outfield Silver Slugger AL: DH | C | 1B | 2B | SS | 3B | OF NL: P | C | 1B | 2B | SS | 3B | OF (Note: Three Outfielders are chosen each year.) Categories: Baseball Trophies and Awards ... List of AL Silver Slugger Winners at Outfield
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  • Manny Ortez is the name Democratic Presidential candidate John Kerry used when referencing players on the Boston Red Sox in a public appearance on July 12, 2004. There is no player named Manny Ortez. Kerry was referring to both Manny Ramirez and David Ortiz, two of the teams more... Manny Ortez
  • In the sport of Major League Baseball, a home run is the act of hitting the ball in such a manner, whether out of the park or in (see inside the park home run), that allows the batter to safely reach home and score. Hank Aaron has done it the... Top 500 home run hitters of all time

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