Dec 2, 2013

BayStars release Ramirez

Alex Ramirez, the first foreign-born player to reach 2,000 hits in Japanese professional baseball, was one of 123 who have been released by their teams, the commissioner’s office said Monday. The 39-year-old Ramirez, whom the Yokohama BayStars indicated they would cut ties with on ...

Jul 18, 2013

Veteran Ramirez deactivated by BayStars

The Yokohama BayStars sent down Alex Ramirez on Thursday with the 38-year-old outfielder hitting a paltry .185 with two homers this season. It is the first time Ramirez has been demoted due to poor performance since arriving in Japan in 2001. Ramirez became the ...