Rio Ruiz

#14 3B / Baltimore Orioles / EXP: 4YRS Height: 6-1 Weight: 215 lb Age: 25 College: None Bats/Throws -/-

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      Orioles' Rio Ruiz: Not in lineup

      Rio Ruiz is not starting Saturday against Colorado, Roch Kubatko of MASN Sports reports.Ruiz has a decent .258/.324/.403 line this month, but Hanser Alberto will start at third base Saturday.

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      Orioles' Rio Ruiz: Heads to bench

      Rio Ruiz is not starting Wednesday against the Yankees, Roch Kubatko of MASN Sports reports.Ruiz has been productive in the month of May, hitting .278/.339/.444 with a pair of homers. Hanser Alberto gets the start at third base in his absence.

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      Orioles' Rio Ruiz: Goes yard

      Rio Ruiz went 1-for-3 with a two-run home run Thursday against the Indians.Ruiz took Trevor Bauer deep in the second inning to record his fourth home run of the season. While he has just a .372 slugging percentage, Ruiz has proven capable of reaching base regularly, recording a .340 on-base percentage across 147 plate appearances this season. Despite that, he's failed to consistently score runs due to the poor lineup surrounding him, limiting his counting stat upside.

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      Orioles' Rio Ruiz: Sitting Wednesday afternoon

      Rio Ruiz will be on the bench for the first half of Wednesday's doubleheader against the Yankees, Roch Kubatko of MASN Sports reports.Ruiz had been expected to sit Tuesday, though that game ended up being rained out. Hanser Alberto starts at third base in the first game of the day, but Ruiz could be back in action for the second.

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      Orioles' Rio Ruiz: Takes seat Tuesday

      Rio Ruiz out of the lineup for Tuesday's game against the Yankees, Roch Kubatko of MASN Sports reports.Ruiz will get the night off after collecting a base knock in five of his last six contests. Hanser Alberto draws the start at the hot corner and will bat sixth in Ruiz's stead.

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      Orioles' Rio Ruiz: On bench Wednesday

      Rio Ruiz is on the bench Wednesday against Boston, Nathan Ruiz of The Baltimore Sun reports.Ruiz sits after starting five straight games, a stretch in which he hit .316 with a homer. Hanser Alberto gets the start at third base.

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      Orioles' Rio Ruiz: Sitting in series finale

      Rio Ruiz is out of the lineup for Sunday's game against the Rays, Roch Kubatko of MASN Sports reports.The Rays are expected to use southpaw Ryan Yarbrough as their primary pitcher in the series finale, so the lefty-hitting Ruiz will rest in favor of the right-handed Hanser Alberto. After claiming the top third-base job out of spring training, Ruiz hasn't offered much utility in that capacity this season, slashing .233/.316/.320 with only five extra-base hits in 117 plate appearances.

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      Orioles' Rio Ruiz: Out for afternoon game

      Rio Ruiz will sit for the afternoon portion of Wednesday's doubleheader against the White Sox, Jon Meoli of The Baltimore Sun reports.Ruiz takes a seat against southpaw Carlos Rodon. Hanser Alberto will take over at third base. Ruiz will likely return for the nightcap with righty Ivan Nova on the mound.

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      Orioles' Rio Ruiz: Sitting against lefty

      Rio Ruiz is out of the lineup for Friday's game at Minnesota, Roch Kubatko of MASN Sports reports.Ruiz went 4-for-11 during the three-game series against the White Sox but nonetheless heads to the bench with southpaw Martin Perez taking the bump for the Twins. Hanser Alberto will start at third base and bat sixth in his absence.

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      Orioles' Rio Ruiz: Pops second homer

      Rio Ruiz went 1-for-3 with a walk and a solo home run in Wednesday's 8-1 loss to the Rays.The 24-year-old now sports a poor .212/.333/.365 slash line through 18 games with two homers and eight RBI. Ruiz doesn't offer much fantasy upside, but the O's seem content with his play at third base for now, assuring him of at least consistent playing time -- if not consistent production.