Elvin Ramírez

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This name uses Spanish naming customs: the first or paternal family name is Ramírez and the second or maternal family name is Rodriguez.
Elvin Ramírez
Free agent
Born: (1987-10-10) October 10, 1987 (age 29)
San Cristóbal, Dominican Republic
Bats: Right Throws: Right
MLB debut
June 3, 2012, for the New York Mets
MLB statistics
(through 2012 season)
Win–loss record 0–1
Earned run average 5.48
Strikeouts 22

Elvin Ramírez Rodriguez (born October 10, 1987) is a Dominican professional baseball pitcher who is currently a free agent.

Baseball career[edit]

Ramírez was signed as an international free agent by the New York Mets in 2004. He was selected by the Washington Nationals in the Rule 5 draft before the 2011 season.[1] He was placed on the 60-day disabled list to begin the season.[2] He was returned to the Mets on October 18.[3] The Mets promoted Ramírez to the majors on June 1, 2012. On March 27, 2013 the Mets traded Ramirez to the Angels for cash considerations. He signed a minor league deal with the Pittsburgh Pirates on December 18, 2013. The Pirates released Ramírez in March 2014.[4] He signed a minor league deal with the Cincinnati Reds in April 2014 and was released by the Reds in August 2014.


  1. ^ Nationals add Elvin Ramirez, Brian Broderick in Rule 5 draft
  2. ^ Kilgore, Adam (March 28, 2011). "Stats, scores and schedules". The Washington Post. 
  3. ^ Nicholson-Smith, Ben (MLBTradeRumors.com). "Nationals Return Elvin Ramirez To Mets". MLBTradeRumors.com. Retrieved 18 October 2011.  Check date values in: |date= (help)
  4. ^ http://www.piratesprospects.com/2014/03/pirates-release-six-minor-leaguers-including-two-big-bonus-cuban-players.html

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