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    Cubs Claim Catcher Off Waivers

    The Chicago Cubs today claimed catcher Max Ramirez off waivers from the Boston Red Sox.

    Ramirez was claimed off waivers by the Red Sox from the Texas Rangers last Wednesday, January 5. He split the 2010 campaign between the Rangers and their Triple-A Oklahoma City affiliate. Ramirez played 56 games with Oklahoma City, batting .286 (54-for-189) with nine doubles, three home runs, 29 RBI and a .373 on-base percentage. In 28 games in the big leagues last year, Ramirez batted .217 (15-for-69) with three doubles, two home runs, eight RBI and a .341 on-base percentage.

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    Re: Cubs Claim Catcher Off Waivers

    He will be in Iowa, probably all year...



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    Re: Cubs Claim Catcher Off Waivers

    not a bad pick-up.



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    Re: Cubs Claim Catcher Off Waivers

    After trading Chirinos they needed a AAA catcher probably.


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    Re: Cubs Claim Catcher Off Waivers

    Quote Originally Posted by cigaretteman View Post
    The Chicago Cubs today claimed catcher Max Ramirez off waivers from the Boston Red Sox.

    Ramirez was claimed off waivers by the Red Sox from the Texas Rangers last Wednesday, January 5. He split the 2010 campaign between the Rangers and their Triple-A Oklahoma City affiliate. Ramirez played 56 games with Oklahoma City, batting .286 (54-for-189) with nine doubles, three home runs, 29 RBI and a .373 on-base percentage. In 28 games in the big leagues last year, Ramirez batted .217 (15-for-69) with three doubles, two home runs, eight RBI and a .341 on-base percentage.

    Cubs claim catcher off waivers - Chicago Sun-Times
    interesting, Hill is still on the roster. He didn't hit much but they seem to win more when he's in. Nothing wrong with a little competition.



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    Re: Cubs Claim Catcher Off Waivers

    Kind of funny. BoSox tried to trade for Max Ramirez 2 years ago and the Rangers wouldn't deal him. Now we pick him up for nothing and dump him in less than a week.



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