Red Sox made play for SS Ramirez
At one point this winter, the Red Sox made a play to re-acquire Marlins superstar
The Marlins were said to be most interested in a centerfielder, and it's believed Boston's promising young centerfielder
It was originally believed that these recent discussions came after Boston lost out in the running for
Ramirez signed a six-year, $70 million contract extension with the Marlins during the season.
While the cost-conscious Marlins listened to Boston's proposals, Florida would need to be overwhelmed to think about dealing Ramirez, who's considered one of the best young offensive players in the game. Since Boston is said to be happy with
In 2008, Teixeira posted his fifth straight 30-homer, 100-RBI season, and Ramirez joined the 30-30 Club with 33 home runs and 35 stolen bases while also batting .301.