Originally Posted by yerner
No, Magazu. The guys on 104.3 were saying they talked to some guys with the team and Magazu considered and wanted Ramirez to be the starter this season.
Koppen was brought in when Walton had the setback. This sounds like they wanted Ramirez to at the very least push Walton for the starting job. Had Koppen stayed healthy I could see Ramirez beating him out for the job.