According to Bruce Levine, the Boston Red Sox have a lot interest in Cubs’ third baseman Aramis Ramirez. Ramirez is expected to exercise his option and remain with Cubs for 2011. Ramirez will earn $14.6 million next season once he exercises his option.
Aramis Ramirez has a team option for 2012 worth $16 million that includes a $2 million buyout.
Ramirez has a full no trade clause but if he agrees to waive his no trade rights he would receive a $1 million assignment bonus.
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