Manny Ramirez is a free agent again after he asked the Oakland Athletics to release him and the team granted his request on Friday. The dreadlocked slugger was expected to make approximately $500,000 if he was added to Oakland's big league roster.Ramirez signed a minor league deal with Oakland on Feb. 20 and hit .302 with 14 RBI in 17 games with Triple-A Sacramento. He served a 50-game suspension

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