Oakland A'sManager Bob Melvin told the San Francisco Chronicle that
If he makes the team, Ramirez will have to sit out the first 50 games of the season for violating baseball's drug policy. But Melvin said that they should be able to evaluate Ramirez during spring training and determine if he can help the team or not.
Melvin, though, seems to think Ramirez will have little trouble making the team.
"This a guy over the course of his career who could jump out of bed in December and hit. I don't know why he wouldn't be the DH..." for theA's.
Ramirez has burned bridges everywhere he has played: Cleveland, Boston, the Dodgers, the
Here's a prediction: Ramirez joins the
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