Listen: Brad Awesomeness Ramirez, Boston Red Sox, Cardinals discussed on Baseball Tonight with Buster Olney
"July eighteenth two thousand nineteen buster only in back in Bristol is Troy Farkas producing the show we start today with some sad news. Sir Elijah pump see Green. Who was the first black player for the Boston Red Sox has passed away at age eighty five? He died Wednesday in a hospital near Oakland California. No cause of death was immediately available. The team observed a moment own of silence before it's game against the Blue Jays and the quote from Red Sox owner John Henry popsy green occupies a special place in our history. He made his debut for the Red Sox July twenty first nineteen fifty-nine more than a decade after after the debut of Jackie Robinson Ernie Braulio a twenty one game winner nineteen sixty also passed away yesterday he is remembered is the player traded by the cardinals for Hall of Famer. Lou Brock Braulio was eighty eighty three years old last night in Anaheim the astros and the angels and before this game announcements came down for Major League Baseball about suspensions for no Ramirez Relief Pitcher for the angels and manager Brad Awesomeness Ramirez getting three three Games awesomeness getting one game. Here's awesome is talking about the decision Brad. What was your reaction to the suspensions? You know not not a really happy about it. <hes> thought unnecessary unnecessary <hes> but respect and we'll also mind tonight and <hes> and no he will will appeal and we'll see what appeals process brings three games for now was fair <hes> no I kind of alluded into I didn't I thought it was a little bit steep. I frankly <hes> but again he's still has the appeals process. Go through so we're hopeful that that changes well. I mean I'm in charge of the players on the field players that are dugout so I think Major League baseball take is being in charge of the team in having what they consider an egregious offense on the field happen that I also get penalized is of course all related to you what happened in the last game before the all-star break when Jake Moore is nick collided with Angels Catcher Jonathan Luke Roy Luke Roy suffered a broken nose he had to be hospitalized and he was concussed after that Moore is nick one of getting a two game suspension but in the game on Tuesday night Nowy Ramirez hit Moore is nick with a pitch in the upper back now as the game played out on Wednesday night Moore is nick had a moment a one that is line in the left the base hit on his way to Thir- Torino's he's around third. He will score white on his way to third base. He'll stop there and R._B._I.. Devil from resnick Jacobs three three and the Astros latest eight to nothing Robert Ford K._B._M.. E with that call and Garrett Cole was outstanding on the Mound for Houston strike three eleventh strike out of the night and that was a final there of eleven to to the cardinals beat the pirates six six to five and from the cardinals perspective. It's been great to see Paul Goldschmidt finally getting hot the to pitch swing and there's a High Whitehall deep left Centerfield to the track the wall. Let's not got her on the pirate bullpen the three Ron Paul Goldschmidt and cardinals are on top now John Rooney on the cardinals radio network the brewers."