In what was an inevitable move, the Dodgers have placed Manny Ramirez on waivers today, per Jon Morosi of FoxSports.com. Morosi explains the time line for a possible deal:
So, teams have until Friday to put in a claim on Manny. If claimed, window for deal ends Tuesday.
Tuesday happens to be the deadline to make trades, and teams looking to the postseason must have a player in their organization by August 31 in order to be eligible for the postseason.
Ramirez has a no-trade clause that he would have to waive in order for him to be moves. The White Sox have expressed interest in him this week. Since returning from the disabled list on Saturday, Ramirez has played in two games, and he if 0-for-7 with three strikeouts.