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2015 Avg.
.218
 
Career Avg.
.268
Name  Carlos Ruiz
Born  1/22/1979
Height  5-10
Weight  205
Number  51
Position  C
Bats  R
Throws  R
6/28/2015 11:56:00 AM
Description: Phillies catcher Carlos Ruiz is getting the day off on Sunday.
Insight: The 36-year-old catcher will sit in favor of Cameron Rupp in the first game of the doubleheader versus the Nationals on Sunday. Ruiz will likely catch the second game.
 
6/15/2015 3:41:00 PM
Description: Phillies catcher Carlos Ruiz is getting the day off on Monday.
Insight: Cameron Rupp will be behind the plate, but offers little for fantasy owners. Of course, neither does Ruiz with his .237 batting average, zero home runs and 11 RBI.
 
6/5/2015 2:50:00 PM
Description: Phillies catcher Carlos Ruiz is getting the day off on Friday.
Insight: Cameron Rupp will be behind the plate, but offers little for fantasy owners. Of course, neither does Ruiz with his .243 batting average, zero home runs and eight RBI.
 
5/31/2015 11:14:00 AM
Description: Phillies catcher Carlos Ruiz is getting the day off on Sunday.
Insight: No surprise here with the Sunday day game. Cameron Rubb will be behind the dish.
 
Hot5/30/2015 11:29:00 AM
Description: Phillies catcher Carlos Ruiz is a career .545 hitter (6-for-11) against Rockies starter Jorge de la Rosa.
Insight: Ruiz has hit the ball well over the past two games and could be ready to take advantage of this favorable matchup. That, of course, assumes he plays in the day game after a night game which at 36-years-old is not guaranteed. Update: Ruiz is in the starting lineup.
 
5/27/2015 10:54:00 AM
Description: Phillies catcher Carlos Ruiz will get the day off on Wednesday.
Insight: No surprise here with the day game after the night game. Cameron Rupp will be behind the dish.
 
5/14/2015 10:40:00 AM
Description: Phillies catcher Carlos Ruiz will get the day off on Thursday.
Insight: It's just a normal day of rest after a night game. Cameron Rupp will start behind the plate and bat eighth for the Phillies. Neither catcher has much fantasy value.
 
5/10/2015 10:40:00 AM
Description: Phillies catcher Carlos Ruiz will get the day off on Sunday.
Insight: It's just a normal day of rest. Cameron Rupp will start behind the plate and bat eighth for the Phillies on Sunday.
 
5/3/2015 10:32:00 AM
Description: Phillies catcher Carlos Ruiz will get the day off on Sunday.
Insight: Cameron Rupp will get the nod, giving Ruiz the day game off.
 
Cold8/24/2014 11:48:00 AM
Description: Phillies catcher Carlos Ruiz is out of the lineup Sunday against St. Louis
Insight: Day game off following a night game is normal for the 35-year-old. Wil Nieves is doing the catching. Ruiz is hitting .265 with three homers and 20 RBI in 87 games which isn't going to make a fantasy starting lineup.
 
Cold8/20/2014 12:53:00 PM
Description: Phillies catcher Carlos Ruiz is out of the lineup Wednesday against Seattle.
Insight: Ruiz is getting a break for a day game following a night game. Wil Nieves is doing the catching Wednesday. Ruiz is hitting .174 with two RBI in August.
 
Cold8/16/2014 2:51:00 PM
Description: Phillies catcher Carlos Ruiz is out of the lineup Saturday against San Francisco.
Insight: Ruiz caught 10 innings Friday night, so he'll give way to Wil Nieves on Saturday. He has hit just .184 in August.
 
8/3/2014 11:07:00 AM
Description: Phillies catcher Carlos Ruiz (.267, 2 HR, 16 RBI) is not in Sunday's lineup.
Insight: Just a routine day off after a night game for the veteran catcher. Wil Nieves (.288, 1 HR, 4 RBI) willl get the start, but has little fantasy value.
 
7/29/2014 9:55:00 AM
Description: Phillies catcher Carlos Ruiz is just 1-for-13 against Mets right-hander Dillon Gee.
Insight: Ruiz went 4-for-4 Monday at New York and has six hits in the past two games to raise his batting average to .272, but this is a poor matchup.
 
7/28/2014 10:13:00 PM
Description: Phillies catcher Carlos Ruiz has gone 8-for-16 (.500) with four doubles in four games since he returned from a concussion.
Insight: Ruiz sat out close to a month with the injury. He went 4-for-4 Monday at New York and is hitting .272 with two homers, 16 RBI and a .757 OPS in 246 at-bats.
 
7/24/2014 11:06:00 AM
Description: Phillies catcher Carlos Ruiz is not in the starting lineup for Thursday's game against San Francisco.
Insight: Ruiz (.261, 2 HR, 14 RBI) is just back from a stint on the disabled list (concussion), but this is a routine day off after a night game.
 
7/16/2014 5:01:00 PM
Description: According to Matt Gelb of the Philadelphia Inquirer, Phillies catcher Carlos Ruiz (concussion) will begin a rehab assignment Thursday.
Insight: Ruiz (.257, 2 HR, 14 RBI) suffered a concussion on June 26 when he was hit in the head by a pitch. He should be back early next week at the latest provided he doesn't have a recurrence of symptoms.
 
7/9/2014 8:53:00 PM
Description: According to Ryan Lawrence of the Philadelphia Daily News, Phillies catcher Carlos Ruiz (concussion) has been cleared to resume baseball activities.
Insight: Ruiz (.257, 2 HR, 14 RBI) suffered a concussion on June 26 when he was hit in the head by a pitch. He should be back shortly after the All-Star break.
 
7/7/2014 9:34:00 PM
Description: According to beat writer Matt Gelb, Phillies catcher Carlos Ruiz (concussion) will be out until after the All-Star break.
Insight: Ruiz (.257, 2 HR, 14 RBI) suffered a concussion on June 26 when he was hit in the head by a pitch. The veteran backstop missed 20 games in 2010 due to a concussion so the team will have to be extra cautious.
 
7/1/2014 9:10:00 PM
Description: Phillies GM Ruben Amaro Jr. said Carlos Ruiz' concussion "is maybe a little more serious than we originally thought." SOURCE: philly.com
Insight: Ruiz suffered a concussion last Thursday when he was hit in the head by a pitch. The veteran backstop missed 20 games in 2010 due to a concussion so the team will have to be extra cautious.