|Manny Raimrez with the Red Sox, by Keith Allison on Flickr|
Monday, March 14, 2011
Manny being Manny, one of six active players with 2,500 career hits
Manny Ramirez is the all-time favorite player of the Dominican Baseball Guy. He is from Santo Domingo, DR. So, needless to say, the Dominican Baseball Guy loves to see Manny being Manny, and is excited to see the Rays play this year. This article alerted me to him being one of only six active players with 2,500 hits, along with teammate Johnny Damon.
So, that got the Dominican Baseball Guy thinking of Manny being Manny. The infamous cutoff play with the Red Sox is not available anywhere, nor is one play the Dominican Baseball Guy remembers of his Dodgers days where a ball goes between his legs. But Manny and Damon joked about the cutoff play at their Rays press conference and here is a short clip. Here are some of the Dominican Baseball Guy's other favorite clips (the fan reaction on the second clip is great):