A.J. Ramos

A.J. Ramos #44

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  • B/T: R/R
  • 5' 10"/205
  • Age: 29


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Pitches: Strikes, Balls


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A.J. Ramos Stats

2-4 2.30 70.1 87 1.01

A.J. Ramos MLB Career Stats

12-8 2.62 223.2 259 1.18

A.J. Ramos Bio

  • Full Name: Alejandro Ramos
  • Pronunciation: Ra-mos
  • Born: 9/20/1986 in Lubbock, TX
  • Draft: 2009, Florida Marlins, 21st rd. (638th overall)
  • College: Texas Tech
  • Debut: September 4, 2012
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2015 Stats 2 4 2.30 71 0 32 70.1 87 1.01
MLB Career Stats 12 8 2.62 218 0 32 223.2 259 1.18
  • Status: Active

A.J. Ramos Four-seam FB Statcast Averages

Year Team LG NP Pitch Type Avg Pitch Speed (mph) Avg Perceived Speed (mph) Avg Spin Rate (rpm) Avg Extension (feet) Avg Exit Velocity (mph)
2015 Marlins NL 420 Four-seam FB 93.01 92.00 2498.69 5.98 88.00
MLB Avg - - - Four-seam FB 92.89 93.00 2212.21 6.16 90.00


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September 24, 2015 at 10:30 PM ET

Ramos gets 29th save

Marlins right-hander A.J. Ramos threw a scoreless ninth inning to pick up the save Thursday vs. the Phillies.

September 6, 2015 at 3:03 PM ET

Marlins remain committed to Ramos as closer

Despite struggling since the All-Star break, A.J. Ramos remains firmly entrenched in the Marlins' closer role.


A.J. Ramos Awards

MiLB.com Organization All-Star

Year Team League
2010 Florida NL
2011 Florida NL
2012 Miami NL

Baseball America High Class A All-Star

Year Team League
2011 Jupiter FSL

SOU Mid-Season All-Star

Year Team League
2012 Jacksonville SOU

FSL Mid-Season All-Star

Year Team League
2011 Jupiter FSL

A.J. Ramos Leaderboards


Season G Rank
2014 68 21st in NL


Season HLD Rank
2014 20 13th in NL

A.J. Ramos Latest Transactions

Team Date Transaction
April 3, 2015 RHP A.J. Ramos assigned to Greensboro Grasshoppers.
July 18, 2014 Miami Marlins activated RHP A.J. Ramos from the 15-day disabled list.
July 14, 2014 Miami Marlins sent RHP A.J. Ramos on a rehab assignment to Jacksonville Suns.
July 1, 2014 Miami Marlins placed RHP A.J. Ramos on the 15-day disabled list retroactive to June 27, 2014. Right shoulder inflammation.
September 4, 2012 Miami Marlins selected the contract of RHP A.J. Ramos from Jacksonville Suns.
April 5, 2012 A.J. Ramos assigned to Jacksonville Suns from Jupiter Hammerheads.
January 20, 2012 Miami Marlins invited non-roster RHP A.J. Ramos to spring training.
June 2, 2011 A.J. Ramos roster status changed by Jupiter Hammerheads.
May 25, 2011 Jupiter Hammerheads placed RHP A.J. Ramos on the 7-day disabled list.
April 5, 2011 RHP A.J. Ramos assigned to Jupiter Hammerheads from Greensboro Grasshoppers.
September 23, 2010 A.J. Ramos roster status changed by Greensboro Grasshoppers.
August 21, 2010 Greensboro Grasshoppers placed RHP A.J. Ramos on the 7-day disabled list. right tricep strain
April 2, 2010 RHP A.J. Ramos assigned to Greensboro Grasshoppers from Jamestown Jammers.
June 18, 2009 A.J. Ramos assigned to Jamestown Jammers from Florida Marlins.
June 16, 2009 Florida Marlins signed A.J. Ramos.

Alejandro Ramos Bio Info

Alejandro (A.J.) Hinjos Ramos (rã-mos), Jr....attended Texas Tech University...led Red Raiders in strikeouts from 2007-2009, with high of 83 in 2007...has sixth-most career strikeouts (241) and innings pitched (254.0) in school history, and second-most games started (tied, 44)...2005 graduate of Estacado High School in Lubbock, Texas...was a four-year letterman for the Matadors... was the 2005 Texas Sports Writers Association Class 4A Player of the Year...2005 Lubbock Avalanche-Journal Co-MVP...District 4-4A MVP...a four-time All-District selection as well as a three-time All-City and All-South Plains honoree ... named the Lubbock Avalanche-Journal Pitcher of the Year in 2004...earned All-State honors both his junior and senior seasons...was 15-2 with one save as senior; totaled a 1.16 ERA and held opponents to a .078 batting average ... also, struck out 190 batters in 97.0 innings, an average of 14.6 strikeouts per seven innings ... tossed nine complete games…originally signed with New Mexico Junior College but signed a letter of intent with Texas Tech late in the spring of 2005.


In second full season with Marlins, registered opponent average of .164 (36x220), ranking fourth among relievers in National League (ninth in MLB)...It was second-lowest opponent average by a reliever in Club history, behind Ar-mando Benitez (.152 in 2004)...Road ERA was 1.56 (34.2 ip/6 er), which ranked third among NL relievers and sev-enth in MLB (min. 35 games)...That was also second-best mark by a reliever in Club history, behind Kiko Calero (1.47 in 2009)...Set new career-long scoreless innings streak of 13.1 frames from June 10 at Texas through July 26 at Houston; went 1-0 over 12 appearances during streak, with 12 strikeouts and .098 (4x41) average against. Streak was snapped on July 30 vs. Washington (1.0 ip, h, r, er, bb)...56 of 68 appearances were scoreless, and allowed just seven of 30 inherited runners to score. Ranked 16th in NL in percentage of inherited runners scored (23.3)...Earned fourth win of season on June 15 vs. Pittsburgh, setting new career high for a season...Finished season with seven wins, tied with Kevin Gregg (2008) and Jay Powell (1997) for fourth place in Club history by a reliever...Was ?rst NL reliever to finish season 7-0 or better since Micah Owings (8-0) in 2011...Had ?rst career stint on 15-day disabled list from July 1 (retro to June 28) to July 18 due to right shoulder inflammation...Went 3-0, 2.03 (26.2/6) in 29 games following return from DL...From June 1 to end of season, posted 1.55 ERA (40.2/7) with 4-0 record in 42 games; ERA ranked seventh among NL relievers (15th in MLB) over that span (min. 35 games)...Made 100th career appearance on May 20 vs. Philadelphia


Led National League rookie relievers in innings pitched and walks, while ranking second in strikeouts and fifth in appearances and average against (.201). Innings pitched and strikeout totals ranked fifth among NL relievers. Threw 1,370 pitches for season, second-most among NL relievers, behind Josh Collmenter (1,555). Had third-most strikeouts in a season by a reliever in Club history, behind Robb Nen (92 in 1996) and Kevin Gregg (87 in 2007), and ranked 10th in innings pitched. Held right-handed hitters to .185 average against to rank fourth among all NL pitchers (min. 150 at-bats); did not surrender a home run to a right-handed batter (177 batters faced). Earned first career win on June 21, 2013 at San Francisco with 1.0 scoreless inning of relief. Recorded second win of season in next appearance, June 25 vs. Minnesota, allowing one hit in 2.0 innings. Tallied four strikeouts on April 20 at Cincinnati to mark a career high. Equaled mark on July 4 at Atlanta. Suffered first career loss May 1 against Mets, allowing one run, as well as two inherited runners to score, on one hit (one home run) in 0.1 inning. Tossed career-high 2.1 innings on June 8 at Mets. Of his 80 appearances, 20 went more than 1.0 inning and 12 were under 1.0 inning. Recorded three-game winning streak from June 21-July 4. Was second longest on Club for season, behind five-game streak by Jose Fernandez. From July 13-27, held opponents hitless over seven appearances (7.1 IP). In last 17 outings to close out season, held opponents scoreless 16 times. Surrendered three runs without recording an out on September 4 at Cubs.

2012 Spent entire Minor League season with Double-A Jacksonville prior to having contract selected on Sept. 4. Held opponents to a .151 average (36x239) for Suns...Was sixth at Double-A level with 21 saves, and his 89 strikeouts were second-most by any Double-A pitcher that did not make at least eight starts...Led Southern League relievers in games finished (46), opponents average, and fewest base runners per 9.0 innings. Ranked second with 11.67 SO/9.0 IP...Had contract selected from Double-A Jacksonville on Sept. 4 and made ML debut against Milwaukee that day, striking out all three batters faced. Became the first Marlin in Club history to strike out first three Major League batters faced. - STATS LLC...Allowed three runs over first three appearances (2.0 IP), but finished by allowing just one over last eight games (7.1 IP). 2011 Named to Florida State League midseason All-Star team out of bullpen for single-A Jupiter, going 1-1 with 12 saves and a 2.31 ERA (23.1 IP/6 ER) in 23 appearances in first half...After break, pitched in 26 games out of bullpen, with a 0-3 record, 13 saves and a 1.32 ERA (27.1/4)...His 49 appearances led Hammerheads. Also led Club's full-time relievers in strikeouts and saves, and among pitchers with at least 20 appearances, had second-lowest ERA and third-lowest WHIP...Was third in FSL in saves, and fourth in strikeouts among full-time relievers. Also, was third in league in appearances, and had second-fewest walks among top-three...Recorded saves in 12 consecutive opportunities from April 19-July 4; also recorded saves in final four appearances of season...Tossed season-high 2.0 innings twice; recorded season-high four strikeouts in both games (July 26 vs. Dunedin and August 13 vs. Bradenton)...Had multiple strikeouts in 22 of 49 outings. 2010 After going 2-5, 13-of-16 in save chances with a 4.45 ERA (30.1/15) in first half of 2010 with single-A Greensboro, rebounded with a 1-2, 15-of-19, 2.89 ERA (28.0/9) after break...Recorded saves in 10-of-12 chances to close out season...Had sixth-most strikeouts among full-time relievers in South Atlantic League, and was fourth overall in appearances. 2009 Began career with short-season Jamestown in 2009; did not surrender an earned run in 12 of final 13 appearances, and converted final seven save opportunities.