Alexei Ramirez
Alexei Fernando (Rodriguez) Ramirez
(Cuban Missile)
 
Born: September 22, 1981 in Pinar del Rio, Cuba
32 years old
Bats: R Throws: R Ht: 6'2" Wt: 170
(legend)
Fielding Ratings(?)
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Notes:
- Signed by the Chicago White Sox as an Amateur Free Agent in 2008
- Hall of Fame Chance: 0% (using Bill James' "Favorite Toy")

Comparison

Comparison
Shortstops
 
All Positions
 
#
Player
 
1 Alex Rodriguez
1994 - 2013
SS
116.0
PEDs
 
113.0
11.4
0.0
8.4
2 Derek Jeter
1995 - 2014
SS
71.6
 
94.9
-9.4
0.0
13.9
3 Miguel Tejada
1997 - 2013
SS
47.0
PEDs
 
51.4
5.9
0.0
10.3
4 Jimmy Rollins
2000 - 2014
SS
45.6
 
41.5
13.8
0.0
9.8
5 Omar Vizquel
1989 - 2012
SS
45.4
 
32.4
28.4
0.0
15.4
6 Rafael Furcal
2000 - 2014
SS
39.1
 
32.1
14.4
0.0
7.4
7 Troy Tulowitzki
2006 - 2014
SS
37.9
 
29.2
13.2
0.0
4.5
8 Hanley Ramirez
2005 - 2014
SS
35.8
 
44.9
-4.1
0.0
5.0
9 Jose Reyes
2003 - 2014
SS
35.7
 
39.2
3.3
0.0
6.8
10 Edgar Renteria
1996 - 2011
SS
32.0
 
34.3
8.1
0.0
10.3
11 Jhonny Peralta
2003 - 2014
SS
30.5
PEDs
 
30.3
7.4
0.0
7.2
12 Carlos Guillen
1998 - 2011
SS
27.7
 
31.0
0.4
0.0
3.7
13 J.J. Hardy
2005 - 2014
SS
27.4
 
19.1
14.7
0.0
6.4
14 Michael Young
2000 - 2013
SS
24.6
 
40.0
-11.5
0.0
4.0
15 Jack Wilson
2001 - 2012
SS
23.5
 
8.8
20.7
0.0
6.0
16 Yunel Escobar
2007 - 2014
SS
23.2
 
20.6
8.0
0.0
5.4
17 Marco Scutaro
2002 - 2014
SS
22.2
 
23.5
3.8
0.0
5.0
18 Juan Uribe
2001 - 2014
SS
22.0
 
13.4
14.4
0.0
5.8
19 Alexei Ramirez
2008 - 2014
SS
21.4
 
17.7
9.3
0.0
5.6
20 Orlando Cabrera
1997 - 2011
SS
21.4
 
21.0
9.9
0.0
9.5
21 Erick Aybar
2006 - 2014
SS
21.0
 
20.0
6.4
0.0
5.4
22 Asdrubal Cabrera
2007 - 2014
SS
20.5
 
22.6
2.4
0.0
4.5
23 Jason Bartlett
2004 - 2014
SS
18.4
 
15.7
7.0
0.0
4.4
24 Elvis Andrus
2009 - 2014
SS
17.3
 
15.3
6.8
0.0
4.8
25 Stephen Drew
2006 - 2014
SS
16.1
 
15.0
5.9
0.0
4.8
26 Brendan Ryan
2007 - 2014
SS
15.3
 
4.4
14.6
0.0
3.7
27 Clint Barmes
2003 - 2014
SS
15.0
 
2.8
16.2
0.0
4.0
28 Julio Lugo
2000 - 2011
SS
13.5
 
19.0
0.3
0.0
5.8
29 Adam Everett
2001 - 2011
SS
12.6
 
0.7
15.6
0.0
3.7
30 Ian Desmond
2009 - 2014
SS
12.4
 
15.3
0.8
0.0
3.7
31 Cliff Pennington
2008 - 2014
SS
10.1
 
8.4
5.0
0.0
3.2
32 Bill Hall
2002 - 2012
SS
9.6
 
7.5
3.9
0.0
1.8
33 Starlin Castro
2010 - 2014
SS
9.3
 
12.1
1.0
0.0
3.7
34 Alcides Escobar
2008 - 2014
SS
9.3
 
7.5
6.1
0.0
4.4
35 Alex Gonzalez
1998 - 2014
SS
9.2
 
6.4
10.1
0.0
7.3
36 Mike Aviles
2008 - 2014
SS
8.7
 
7.8
3.3
0.0
2.5
37 Jed Lowrie
2008 - 2014
SS
8.3
 
11.4
-0.5
0.0
2.6
38 Ramon Santiago
2002 - 2014
SS
8.0
 
6.4
5.3
0.0
3.8
39 Felipe Lopez
2001 - 2011
SS
7.6
 
14.2
-3.0
0.1
3.8
40 Brandon Crawford
2011 - 2014
SS
7.3
 
5.1
4.6
0.0
2.3
41 Zack Cozart
2011 - 2014
SS
7.1
 
2.9
6.4
0.0
2.2
42 Everth Cabrera
2009 - 2014
SS
6.4
PEDs
 
7.4
1.3
0.0
2.3
43 John McDonald
1999 - 2014
SS
6.4
 
-0.7
10.9
0.0
3.8
44 Ryan Theriot
2005 - 2012
SS
6.4
 
7.8
1.7
0.0
3.1
45 Cesar Izturis
2001 - 2013
SS
6.3
 
-1.1
12.9
0.0
5.5
46 Ruben Tejada
2010 - 2014
SS
3.8
 
4.1
1.5
0.0
1.9
47 Pedro Florimon Jr.
2011 - 2014
SS
2.5
 
0.1
3.5
0.0
1.1
48 Willie Bloomquist
2002 - 2014
SS
2.1
 
5.4
-2.4
0.0
0.9
49 Elliot Johnson
2008 - 2014
SS
2.0
 
0.6
2.5
0.0
1.0
50 Jose Iglesias
2011 - 2013
SS
2.0
 
1.3
1.3
0.0
0.6
 
  Alexei Ramirez
2008 - 2014
SS
21.4
 
17.7
9.3
0.0
5.6
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