Sources say three-way deal involving Ramirez unlikely

Updated: July 31, 2008, 4:16 PM ET
ESPN.com news services

Two sources have told ESPN that the complicated three-team deal what would send Manny Ramirez from Boston to Florida is all but dead.

The deadline to trade players without going to waivers passed Thursday at 4 p.m. ET. As a player with 10 years in the majors and five with the same team, Ramirez has the right to veto any deal. A deal would have to be in the hands of the Commissioner's office by 4 p.m., though it could be announced later in the day.

The potential deal, ...

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