***BREAKING*** Rays' Manny Ramirez to retire

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  1. Doug Masters

    Doug Masters ok 2010 OG VIP

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    Tampa Bay Rays designated hitter Manny Ramirez is retiring.


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    Major League Baseball announced the move in a statement on Friday.

    "Major League Baseball recently notified Manny Ramirez of an issue under Major League Baseball's Joint Drug Prevention and Treatment Program," the statement said. "Rather than continue with the process under the Program, Ramirez has informed MLB that he is retiring as an active player. If Ramirez seeks reinstatement in the future, the process under the Drug Program will be completed. MLB will not have any further comment on this matter."


    http://sports.espn.go.com/mlb/news/story?id=6310125
     
  2. Bye You!

    Bye You! The n word guy Gold

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    maybe he'll cut his hair now.

    douchebag. these guys are living the dream of every little boy in America, and they can't quit using drugs until they retire? dopes.
     
  3. Partyxanimal

    Partyxanimal Well-Known Member

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    38 yrs old with a stack of cash , I would retire too.
     
  4. scrambler

    scrambler Well-Known Member 2010 OG

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    :dontcare:
     
  5. Markijuano

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    Without the PEDs it might of been sad seeing him as a shell of his former self
     
  6. nazdrowie

    nazdrowie THE BEE BIT MY BOTTOM NOW MY BOTTOM BIG Gold

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    I say the only way he gets into the hall is via the Veterans Committee.
     
  7. SIPAWITZ

    SIPAWITZ Bialy Whore Banned User

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    lol...running scared

    of all these steroid a-holes, mike piazza was the smartest....retired at the right time, kept his mouth shut.
     
  8. HowieCalbo

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    Right.
    What does he care now. He's going down to Brazil.