Ramon A. Ramirez is a professional baseball player from Venezuela and is a starting pitcher. Ramirez came to the USA to play professional baseball and in 2004, was signed on by the Cincinnati Reds. However, he was immediately sent down to the minor leagues to play in the Reds’ farm system. Working his way up through the lower divisions, Ramirez finally made his Major League Baseball debut in August, 2008.
He ended the season with a 1-1 win-loss record as well as a 2.67 ERA with 21 strikeouts. Although he didn’t get many appearances, Ramirez was used as a starter in just a handful of games.