Apparently having the best record and team batting average isn’t enough for the Boston Red Sox.
The Boston Globe reports the Red Sox are parting ways with DH Hanley Ramirez, designating him for assignment.
The move is a bit of a shocker. The Red Sox have a one-game lead over the Yankees in the AL East and own the best record (34-16) in the majors. Boston also leads the majors with a.266 team batting average, and is about to get back former AL MVP Dustin Pedroia, with the second baseman making his season debut this weekend against the Atlanta Braves.
Ramirez is hitting.254 this year with 6 home runs and 29 RBI.
This could also open up some at-bats for Blake Swihart, whose agent had requested a trade last week because of a lack of playing time.
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