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Ex-Boston slugger Ramirez heads to Taiwan

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Former Boston Red Sox slugger Manny Ramirez has joined Taiwanese outfit EDA Rhinos in a major boost to the island's favourite sport. 

Manny Ramirez pictured before the start of a spring training game on March 10, 2012 in Phoenix. Ramirez has joined Taiwanese outfit EDA Rhinos in a major boost to the island's favourite sport.

Ramirez, who slugged 555 home runs with a .312 batting average in his Major League Baseball (MLB) career, was greeted by scores of cheering fans late Monday at the airport in the southern city of Kaohsiung.

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