Manuel Arístides Ramírez Onelcida was born on 30 May 1972, in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, and is a professional baseball player who is known under the shortened name of Manny Ramirez. He is well known for power hitting, great batting through 19 seasons of playing professional baseball. Ramirez retired being the member of the Tampa Bay Rays team where he played in the position of the outfielder. Currently, he has a contract of a part-time player/coach with one of Chicago Cubs in a minor league where they play for AAA lowa Cubs.
Manny Ramirez Net Worth $110 Million
So just how rich is Manny Ramirez? Sources estimate that the overall amount of Manny’s net worth is as much as $110 million, the main source of his wealth being his career in baseball. It has been reported that during his career he has earned $206,827,769 million, with his best single-season salary being $23,854,494 in 2009. However, Manny added much to his net worth from various endorsement deals with Sega Genesis and EA Sports. In addition to this, he received revenues from his work in television.
Manny Ramirez grew-up in New York, where he was educated at George Washington High School, and where he played in the baseball team. He and the team were so successful in 1991 that he was named New York City Public School Player of the Year. However, he was not as successful in academic subjects taught at school, and left without graduating just after his 19th birthday.
Manny decided to pursue a career as a baseball player, and In 1991 the Cleveland Indians chose Manny with the 13th pick of the draft. He then played in the minor leagues to prepare for his professional debut, which was in 1993 with the Cleveland Indians team, and with whom he played until 2000. Afterwards, he received an invitation to sign a ten year contract for $200 million with the Boston Red Sox baseball team and subsequently played with the team from 2001 ‘til 2008. In 2008, Manny was traded to Los Angeles Dodgers team, where he played until 2010. In 2010 he played with the Chicago White Sox, and then in 2011 with the Tampa Bay Rays after which, due to a doping scandal, instead of taking a 100 game suspension he retired.
In 2012, Ramirez got back to the baseball sport, first to a minor league, and then played for the Oakland Athletics in 2012, EDA Rhinos in 2013, Texas Rangers in 2014, and Chicago Cubs in 2014 including as a coach. During his professional career, Manny Ramirez has been named All-Star twelve times, World Series champion twice, received the Silver Slugger Award nine times, AL Hank Aaron Award twice and won several personal awards as AL Batting champion and others.
In his personal life, Manny Ramirez is married to Juliana Ramirez: they have two sons together and resides in Weston, Florida, the United States of America. In 1995, Ramirez has fathered his first son together with his girlfriend prior to his marriage.
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