Manny Ramirez is a famous United States-Dominican Republic retired professional baseball player. Manny Ramirez was popularly known for his eccentric behaviour on and off the field.Continue reading to find the net worth of Manny Ramirez as of 2018.
Early Life & Biography:
Manny Ramirez (Manuel Aristides Ramirez Onelcida) was born on 30th May 1972 in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. His parents are Aristides and Onelcida Ramirez.
Manny Ramirez lived in Santo Domingo for 13 years.Since his childhood, Manny Ramirez enjoyed playing baseball. His grandmother gifted him a Dodgers uniform with number 30 on the back at age 8. In 1985, the family relocated to Washington Heights, New York City. On 11th May 2004, Manny Ramirez became a naturalized citizen of the United States.
Manny Ramirez studied at George Washington High School (GWHS) (1987-1991). He quit his studies without graduating when he was 19 years old. During his time most of the high school baseball team comprised of immigrants from Dominican Republic. Manny Ramirez led the school team thrice to straight division championships. He was selected three times in baseball. As a senior in GWHS, Manny was named ‘New York City Public School Player of the Year’ (1991). Also, he was introduced to the York City Public School Athletic Hall of Fame (1999).
Manny Ramirez has fathered 3 sons. His first born, Manny Ramirez, Jr. (b. 1995) is from a previous relationship. After marrying Juliana, Manny Ramirez has two sons – Manuelito ‘Manny’ Ramirez (b. 2003) and Lucas Ramirez (b. 2006). According to reports dated 2015, the family lives in Weston, Florida.
Career, Awards & Nominations
Latest, Manny Ramirez played baseball with the Chinese Professional Baseball League. Before that, Manny Ramirez played with Major Baseball League (MBL) in the US. Manny Ramirez was a professional baseball player with teams including Boston Red Sox (2001-2008), Chicago White Sox (2010), Cleveland Indians (1993-2000), Los Angeles Dodgers (2008), and Tampa Bay Rays (2011).
Manny Ramirez is most famous as one of the best right-handed hitters of this generation. He hit for power and average and became popular as a complete hitter in baseball. Manny Ramirez completed as professional baseball player scoring .312 batting average, 555 home runs (15th all time), and 1831 RBI (18th all time) in his life-time.
Manny Ramirez succeeded in the Minor Leagues and continued in the Major Leagues. Manny Ramirez won the Silver Slugger Award nine times. Manny Ramirez was one of the twenty-five baseball players who hit over 500 home runs. Also, Manny Ramirez is an All-Star for twelve times. Manny Ramirez hit 21 grand slams and has been placed in second position after Lou Gehrig who hit 23 grand slams. As a clutch player, Manny Ramirez has hit 28 post-season home runs. Thus, he has made the most home runs in the history of baseball.
Net Worth & Earnings
The net worth of Manny Ramirez is $125 million. Most of Manny Ramirez’s fortune and wealth comes from his wealth was earned from his profession as baseball player. Throughout his career, Manny Ramirez played for his the Minor League and Major Leagues. Manny Ramirez annually earned over $20.5 million at the peak of his career.
Manny Ramirez Jr. is an active member of the New Britain Bees. This team is an independent Atlantic League of Professional Baseball.