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Chicago White Sox' Alexei Ramirez steals second base against San Diego Padres' Alexi Amirista during the fourth inning of a baseball game on Saturday, May 31, 2014, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Matt Marton)

Chicago White Sox' Alexei Ramirez steals second base against San Diego Padres' Alexi Amirista during the fourth inning of a baseball game on Saturday, May 31, 2014, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Matt Marton)

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Say hello, Assad: See the Navy warships off the coast of Syria

The Navy has sent four warships — USS Ramage, USS Mahan, USS Gravely and USS Barry — armed with ballistic missiles into the eastern Mediterranean Sea amid violence in Syria. Navy ships are capable of a variety of military actions, including launching Tomahawk cruise missiles as they did against Libya in 2011.