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Red Sox reportedly trade reliever Ramon Ramirez to Giants

Jul 31, 2010, 4:31 PM EDT

According to Alex Speier of WEEI.com the Red Sox have traded right-handed reliever Ramon Ramirez to the Giants, who also added left-hander Javier Lopez to the bullpen moments earlier.
No word yet on what the Red Sox will receive in return, but they were said to be discussing Ramirez-for-Rod Barajas with the Mets before Barajas was placed on the disabled list.
Ramirez went 7-4 with a 2.84 ERA in 70 innings for the Red Sox last season after they picked him up from the Royals for Coco Crisp, but hasn’t been nearly as effective this year with a 4.43 ERA and 31/16 K/BB ratio in 42 innings.
Moving to the NL should help and Ramirez is certainly capable of being a decent second-tier setup man for the Giants.

  1. Pisano - Aug 1, 2010 at 1:02 AM

    “No word yet on what the Red Sox will receive in return ” For Ramirez , most likely a law suit for impersonating a pitcher .

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