The Cleveland Guardians will pick up the $12 million option for third baseman Jose Ramirez for 2022, MLB Network reported Thursday.
Ramirez, 29, made his third All-Star team in 2021 and batted .266 with 36 homers, 103 RBIs and 27 stolen bases in 152 games.
He signed a four-year, $26 million contract with Cleveland to take effect in the 2018 season. The Guardians also have a $13 million team option for 2023.
Through nine seasons with Cleveland, Ramirez has batted .278 with 163 home runs, 540 RBIs and 154 steals in 980 games. He also made the All-Star teams in 2017 and 2018.
–Field Level Media