College Sports Town’s favorite baseball player ever , Manny Ramirez, was released by the Texas Rangers’ Triple A affiliate, the Round Rock Express today. While sad news for us Manny fans, it can’t be viewed as much of a surprise. Manny struggled in a little more than a month of action in Round Rock, batting .259 and slugging a woeful .370.
It will be interesting to see what Manny does next. Have his playing days come to an end? Will he return to Taiwan? Will another MLB team (maybe the Mets!?!?!?) pick him up (LET ME DREAM!)? We’re not sure. But we are sure of two things: 1) We will keep you updated if any more Manny news surfaces, and 2) This Manny home run from 2001 was outrageous: