Padres News: Alexei Ramirez is Taking a Backseat

August 11, 2016

Alexei Ramirez, a regressing 34-year-old shortstop, has been having some expected struggles this season. Before the start of this season it was obvious the San Diego Padres needed an upgrade at shortstop. Although the Padres are deep in talent at the shortstop position, a lot of these players aren’t ready to even play at the Triple-A level. With this in mind, the Padres turned to free agency to find a…