Aramis Nin Ramírez is a Dominican former professional baseball third baseman, who played 18 seasons in Major League Baseball for the Pittsburgh Pirates, Chicago Cubs, and Milwaukee Brewers. In 2022, Aramis Ramirez's net worth is estimated to be $80 million dollars.
March 29, 2022
Words by Matthew Taylor
Est. Range $62M - $98M
Ramírez retired from baseball after the 2011 season.
Aramis Nin Ramírez was a professional baseball player who played for the Pittsburgh Pirates, Chicago Cubs, and Milwaukee Brewers. He was named an All-Star three times during his career. He started his professional career with the Pirates in 1998, before being traded to the Chicago Cubs in 2003. On November 12, 2006, Ramírez signed a five-year deal with the Cubs. On December 12, 2011, he signed a three-year contract with the Milwaukee Brewers. On July 23, 2015, he was traded back to Pittsburgh exactly 12 years after they first traded him, where he would finish the remainder of his final season. Ramírez retired from baseball after the 2011 season.
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