Alexei Ramirez RUMORS & NEWS

  • Rays To Sign Alexei Ramirez

    MLB Trade Rumors "The Rays have signed veteran shortstop Alexei Ramirez, who was recently released by the Padres, according to Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times (via Twitter). The signing of Ramirez comes less than a week after the news that shortstop Matt Duffy would likely undergo season-ending surgery to..." September 08

  • Rebuilding Padres release Ramirez

    San Diego Union-Tribune "The Padres requested unconditional release waivers on Alexei Ramirez on Sunday, ending a short tenure for the shortstop. Ramirez signed a one-year, $4 million deal in January. The Padres hoped the one-time All-Star would solve their long-running weakness at shortstop, if only for a season. But..." September 04

  • The Padres aren't expected to pick up Alexei Ramirez's club option for next season "Alexei Ramirez didn't expect to be chasing down fly balls in right field this season -- but then again, not much has gone as planned this year for the Padres' veteran shortstop. Playing in his ninth big league season, Ramirez -- who struggled during the first half -- has since fallen victim to..." September 04

  • Padres Have Considered Releasing Alexei Ramirez

    MLB Trade Rumors "The Padres have considered releasing veteran shortstop Alexei Ramirez in order to open playing time for some younger options, reports Dennis Lin of the San Diego Union Tribune. The longtime White Sox shortstop landed in San Diego on what looked to be a bargain one-year, $4MM contract with a..." August 15