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Manny Ramirez, 41, hired by Cubs as player-coach on triple-A team
Manny Ramirez, 41, hired by Cubs as player-coach on triple-A team

Old Dodgers never die … they just come back as triple-A player-coaches? Manny Ramirez -- the one and only – has been hired by the Cubs and sent to Des Moines, Iowa. Say this for the 41-year-old Ramirez: He’s determined to stay in the game. In whatever capacity. This reunites him with his Cubs General Manager Theo Epstein, who held that position with the Red Sox during Ramirez's heyday. And Epstein made it very clear in a release that Ramirez is not going to Iowa to earn a spot with the Cubs. "While Manny is not and will not be a fit on the Cubs' major-league roster, we do think at this stage of his life he's a nice fit as a mentor for some of the young, talented hitters we have in...

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