Carlos Ruiz

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Will May Decide The Phillies Sell-By Date?

It’s not even mid-May and the buzzards are already circling, sniffing for scraps of what isn’t exactly a roadside carcass. Not yet anyway. The Phillies are faced with some trouble. There’s no questioning that. Just 32 games into 2013, the looming question glaring at Phillies general manager Ruben Amaro is when the sell-by date is for this team.


Philadelphia Eagles Introduce Chip Kelly

Blog: A Satisfying Draft

We’ll remember the 2013 draft, for a long time, as the draft that was dominated by linemen.


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Howard’s Big Hit Leads Hamels, Phillies Over Mets

Ryan Howard snapped a seventh-inning tie with a pinch-hit double, Cole Hamels earned his first win of the season and the Philadelphia Phillies took advantage of a crucial Mets error to beat New York 5-1 on Sunday and finish a three-game sweep.


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Phillies C Carlos Ruiz Returns From Suspension

Phillies catcher Carlos Ruiz is back in the lineup after serving a 25-game suspension for a positive amphetamine test.


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The Phillies Have To Consider Tommy Joseph At Catcher

Could the Phillies be considering Tommy Joseph instead of Erik Kratz at catcher?


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Howard Homers But Phillies Fall To Toronto 11-6

Ryan Howard hit a two-run homer off R.A. Dickey, but the Toronto Blue Jays touched up Cliff Lee in an 11-6 victory over the Phillies on Saturday.


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Erik Kratz Says Carlos Ruiz ‘Pushes Everybody’

Erik Kratz says that Carlos Ruiz is the engine that drives the Phillies.


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Kratz Gets Chance To Catch On With Phillies

Promoted to the major leagues last summer when injuries hit the Phillies, Erik Kratz impressed with his bat and glove enough to move ahead of recently retired Brian Schneider on the depth chart as the projected backup catcher this winter.


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Phils’ Manuel Tired Of Talking About His Contract

Charlie Manuel is tired of talking about his contract. The deal for the Phillies manager expires at the end of this season.


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Roy Halladay Says He’s Injury Free, Wants To Stay With Phillies

Roy Halladay says he’s injury free, and wants to remain a Phillie for good.


PHILADELPHIA - OCTOBER 29:  Chase Utley #26, Ryan Howard #6 and Geoff Jenkins #10 of the Philadelphia Phillies pile on top of closing pitcher Brad Lidge #54 and catcher Carlos Ruiz #51 after they won 4-3 to win the World Series against the Tampa Bay Rays during the continuation of game five of the 2008 MLB World Series on October 29, 2008 at Citizens Bank Park in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Did Brad Lidge Really Injure His Knee In The 2008 World Series Celebration?

Brad Lidge talks about whether he injured his knee in the 08 World Series celebration.


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Phillies Account For Over A Quarter Of MLB Drug Suspensions Since 2009

Phillies have had more drug related suspensions than any team since 2009.


Stigall Show Log 11.28.12

Chris provides updates on the roller coaster blown out into the ocean in Seaside Heights by Hurricane Sandy and one of the stars of Two and A Half Men calling his show filth. He says he does not want his sons asking for dolls for Christmas and warns against the drama that could be caused from joining an office lottery pool. He also talks to Tom McGrath from the Philly Post.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–11/28/2012

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Phillies Catcher Ruiz Suspended 25 Games After Positive Test

Philadelphia Phillies catcher Carlos Ruiz has been suspended for the first 25 games of next season following a positive test for an amphetamine.


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Phillies Exercise Option On Carlos Ruiz, Decline Options On Wigginton, Contreras

Phillies pick up 2013 contract option on Carlos Ruiz.