Cleveland Indians third baseman Jose Ramirez returns, will start Tuesday night

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Posted at 5:32 PM, Sep 24, 2019
and last updated 2019-09-24 17:32:26-04

CLEVELAND  — Cleveland Indians third baseman Jose Ramirez is back.

Ramirez missed the last 26 games after suffering a broken hamate bone in his right hand against the Kansas City Royals on August 24.

He had to undergo surgery in New York City.

Ramirez is batting .254 this season with 33 doubles, three triples, 20 home runs and 75 RBI in 126 games.

He has also stolen 24 bases in 28 attempts.

Ramirez will be starting for the Tribe Tuesday night against the Chicago White Sox.

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