July 27, 2010
The Boston Red Sox, looking to add a catcher before the July 31 non-waiver trading deadline passes, had discussions with the New York Mets about bringing catcher Rod Barajas(notes) to New England, according to WEEI.
Ramirez, who has a 4.69 ERA, is making $1.55 million this year and will have salary increases the next two seasons.
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