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Former Phillies Catcher Carlos Ruiz Pitched for Seattle Last Night!

Is there anything former Phillies catcher Carlos Ruiz can’t do on a baseball diamond? The 38-year-old Panamanian began his career as a second baseman before […]

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Lovable Former Phillie Carlos Ruiz Gets Hero’s Welcome in Return to Philly

Carlos Ruiz — affectionately known around these parts as “Chooch” — was given the hero’s welcome that he deserved Tuesday night as the longtime Phillies catcher […]

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Carlos Ruiz Took Out a Billboard to Thank Phillies Fans

A farewell message seen on I-95: pic.twitter.com/bpMg47XvEb — Matt Gelb (@MattGelb) September 14, 2016 It’s been a few weeks since the Phillies traded Carlos Ruiz, […]

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Why We Loved Carlos Ruiz So Much

The ball bounced in front of the plate, and it looked like Roy Halladay’s no-hitter was over. It was the first game of the 2010 […]

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Carlos Ruiz Hires Boats, Helicopters, Airplanes to Rescue Friends

Carlos Ruiz got terrifying news after Friday night’s win over the Dodgers. The Phillies catcher, who grew up in Boquerón, Panama, learned from his brother […]

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Phillies 2014 Preview: Bursting with Experience, or The Walking Dead?

The white board in the Phillies’ locker room — across from the tubs where the players dump their dirty clothes — was the spring training […]

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Carlos Ruiz at Phillies Spring Training: “If We Stay Healthy, We Can Do a Lot of Good Things”

Sitting in front of his locker in a padded folding chair, across the room from the raucous noise of Howard and Byrd and Rollins and […]