Odds & Ends: Ramirez, Twins, Inge, Pirates, Dodgers

Saturday afternoon linkage..

  • Ken Gurnick of MLB.com tweets that the Dodgers have left Manny Ramirez out of the lineup for a third consecutive game.  One has to wonder if this means that the Dodgers are ready to send Ramirez to the White Sox.
  • Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports (via Twitter) asked Twins GM Bill Smith if the club's payroll has reached $100MM.  He responded, "I've quit checking."
  • There's no evidence yet of serious trade talks between the Dodgers and the White Sox regarding Manny Ramirez, tweets Jon Heyman of SI.
  • A source tells Jon Paul Morosi of FOX Sports (via Twitter) that he would be very surprised to see the Tigers trade Brandon Inge before Tuesday's deadline.
  • Commissioner Bud Selig has no issue with the Pirates' financial statements which were made public earlier this week, writes Adam McCalvy of MLB.com.
  • Dodgers players don't seem to be too concerned about the divorce of the McCourts in this article by Beth Harris of the Associated Press.

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7 Comments on "Odds & Ends: Ramirez, Twins, Inge, Pirates, Dodgers"

4 years 11 months ago

Nobody wants Inge.

4 years 11 months ago

ik he is worthless

4 years 11 months ago

Any problems with the Marlins…

4 years 11 months ago

I am so sick of hearing every story about the Dodgers built up around the McCourt divorce soap opera. The players don’t care about it, so why should we? Pay attention to baseball, what the players do on the field instead of the what the lawyers are doing in the courtroom. The former matters and the latter does not. This is exactly what I’ve been saying all freaking year.

4 years 11 months ago

Maybe when Frank loses the team, new ownership can
Let him run the parking lot for old times sake.

4 years 11 months ago

Dodgers players don’t seem to be too concerned about anything, even playing.

4 years 11 months ago

Right, and that’s why they’ve won four in a row, because they aren’t concerned about “playing”. Yeesh…