The Question: What should the Dodgers expect from Hanley?
An already hectic trading season stepped up another notch late on Tuesday night.
The Dodgers acquired third baseman/shortstop Hanley Ramirez from the Marlins, hoping that a change of scenery will re-ignite the massive talent that Ramirez has shown in past years. Ramirez hasn't been the same player over the past two seasons that he was earlier in his career, posting a .732 OPS since the start of the 2011 season. Still, he was an MVP candidate as recently as 2009.
So we want to know: What have the Dodgers acquired? Did they get a player who will return to star-caliber performance in a new setting? Or have they taken on a big contract for a player who will be disappointing?