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14 Rio Ruiz 3B

Baltimore Orioles

Fantasy Stats
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Key Stats
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Player Updates

September 17, 2020 11:56 PM
Orioles' Rio Ruiz: Goes yard in loss
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Ruiz went 2-for-4 with a two-run home run during Thursday's loss to the Rays.

Ruiz tied things up in the second half of Thursday's twin bill with a two-run homer in the fourth inning against Trevor Richards. The 26-year-old has now tallied nine long balls this season while hitting .220/.298/.433 across 46 games.

September 18, 2020 12:44 AM
Orioles' Rio Ruiz: On bench for Game 1
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Ruiz is not in the lineup for Game 1 of Thursday's doubleheader against the Rays.

Ruiz finds himself on the bench for the second straight game with southpaw Blake Snell pitching for Tampa Bay. Hanser Alberto moves to the hot corner while Pat Valaika covers second base in the matinee.

September 16, 2020 05:24 PM
Orioles' Rio Ruiz: Not starting Wednesday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Ruiz is out of the lineup Wednesday against the Braves, Roch Kubatko of MASNSports.com reports.

Ruiz started the past 17 games and will head to the bench after posting a .703 OPS during that stretch. Hanser Alberto will shift to the hot corner while Pat Valaika starts at the keystone Wednesday.

September 8, 2020 10:48 PM
Orioles' Rio Ruiz: Goes yard Tuesday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Ruiz went 2-for-4 with a three-run home run Tuesday against the Mets.

Ruiz drilled his eighth home run of the season in the fifth inning off Robert Gsellman. After slugging six home runs across the first 14 games of the campaign, Ruiz's power has disappeared for long stretches. However, he now has two long balls in his past five starts. Overall, he's hitting .228/.299/.455 across 138 plate appearances.

September 5, 2020 01:12 AM
Orioles' Rio Ruiz: Blasts two-run homer
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Ruiz went 1-for-2 with a two-run home run in Friday's Game 1 win against the Yankees.

Ruiz extended his hit streak to five games with his two-run home run in the fourth inning that brought Friday's matinee within one run. The 26-year-old has been somewhat inconsistent at the plate this season as he's hitting .204 with seven home runs and 18 RBI.

August 28, 2020 04:08 PM
Orioles' Rio Ruiz: Sitting against lefty
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Ruiz is not in Friday's lineup against the Blue Jays.

As is typically the case, Ruiz will head to the bench with a lefty (Hyun-Jin Ryu) on the hill for the Blue Jays. Hanser Alberto will start at third base while Pat Valaika starts at the keystone.

August 28, 2020 02:52 AM
Orioles' Rio Ruiz: On bench Thursday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Ruiz isn't starting Thursday's game against the Rays.

Ruiz has gone hitless in eight at-bats over the past two games, and he'll get a day off for the series finale against the Rays. Hanser Alberto starts at third base, leading off.

August 23, 2020 09:28 PM
Orioles' Rio Ruiz: Drives in four runs Sunday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Ruiz went 2-for-4 with a double, four RBI and one strikeout in Sunday's win against the Red Sox.

Ruiz played a bench role Saturday, and he was dominant in his return to the starting nine as he drove in four of the team's five runs. The 26-year-old has a .772 OPS with six home runs and 16 RBI this year.

August 22, 2020 08:40 PM
Orioles' Rio Ruiz: Not starting Saturday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Ruiz is not in the starting lineup for Saturday's game against the Red Sox, Roch Kubatko of MASNSports.com reports. Hanser Alberto will get the start at the hot corner while Ramon Urias starts at second base.

Ruiz has cooled off at the plate, going just 2-for-21 since he hit his a home run last Saturday. He will get a breather with the likelihood of returning to the starting lineup in the series finale against the Red Sox on Sunday.

August 16, 2020 03:44 PM
Orioles' Rio Ruiz: Third homer in four games
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Ruiz went 1-for-3 with a solo home run and a walk in Saturday's 7-3 win over the Nationals.

Ruiz went deep off Nationals starter Patrick Corbin in the fourth inning for his sixth home run of the season. The 26-year-old Ruiz has three homers in his last four games and is hitting .259 with 12 RBI and eight runs scored in 14 games overall.

August 14, 2020 01:56 AM
Orioles' Rio Ruiz: Goes yard in second straight
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Ruiz went 2-for-5 with a two-run home run in Thursday's 11-4 win over the Phillies.

Ruiz's ninth-inning homer off Connor Brogdon marked the third baseman's second long ball in as many days. Ruiz now has five homers on the campaign and will carry a line of .271/.333/.604 into the weekend series against the Nationals.

August 13, 2020 12:40 AM
Orioles' Rio Ruiz: Slugs fourth homer
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Ruiz went 1-for-5 with a solo home run Wednesday against the Phillies.

Ruiz took Zach Eflin deep in the fifth inning, his fourth home run of the season. He's hit effectively for power early on in the campaign, as he's slugging .558 through 49 plate appearances.

August 7, 2020 02:40 PM
Orioles' Rio Ruiz: Good to go Friday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Ruiz (shoulder) is back in the lineup for Friday's game against the Nationals, batting seventh and playing third base, Brittany Ghiroli of The Athletic reports.

Ruiz will play his first game since Saturday after missing nearly a week with a sore shoulder. He hit .318 with three homers in six games before being sidelined.

August 6, 2020 04:28 PM
Orioles' Rio Ruiz: Remains out Thursday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Ruiz (shoulder) is not starting Thursday against the Marlins, Roch Kubatko of MASNSports.com reports.

Ruiz hasn't played since Saturday due to a sore shoulder, but the hope is that he'll be able to rejoin the lineup Friday or Saturday, per Joe Trezza of MLB.com. Pat Valaika is starting at the hot corner in his place Thursday.

August 5, 2020 01:56 PM
Orioles' Rio Ruiz: Sits as expected
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Ruiz (shoulder) is on the bench as expected for the first half of Wednesday's doubleheader against the Marlins, Roch Kubatko of MASNSports.com reports.

Ruiz hasn't played since Saturday due to a sore shoulder and isn't expected to participate in either game Wednesday. Renato Nunez starts at the hot corner in his absence.

August 4, 2020 11:32 PM
Orioles' Rio Ruiz: Likely out Wednesday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Ruiz (shoulder) isn't expected to play during Wednesday's doubleheader against the Marlins, Joe Trezza of MLB.com reports.

The 26-year-old was scratched from Sunday's game with shoulder soreness and didn't see the field during Tuesday's loss. Ruiz is off to a strong start in 2020 with an 1.112 OPS through 26 plate appearances, but he apparently needs at least another day before returning to game action.

August 4, 2020 05:36 PM
Orioles' Rio Ruiz: Sitting again Tuesday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Ruiz (shoulder) isn't in the lineup Tuesday against the Marlins.

Ruiz was scratched from Sunday's lineup with shoulder soreness, but the injury will apparently be serious enough to force him out of the lineup for a second consecutive game. Renato Nunez is starting at third base against the Marlins, batting third.

August 2, 2020 05:28 PM
Orioles' Rio Ruiz: Managing sore shoulder
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Ruiz was scratched from Sunday's lineup due to shoulder soreness, Joe Trezza of MLB.com reports.

Manager Brandon Hyde said the 26-year-old was withheld from the lineup for precautionary reasons, so it doesn't appear to be a serious injury. Ruiz is off to a strong start this season with a .318/.385/.727 slash line and three homers in six games.

August 2, 2020 12:36 PM
Orioles' Rio Ruiz: Pulled from lineup
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Ruiz was scratched from the lineup ahead of Sunday's game against the Rays for an unspecified reason, Jon Meoli of The Baltimore Sun reports.

One of the hotter hitters in the Baltimore lineup early on this season, Ruiz's streak of five straight starts will come to an end after he was surprisingly scratched. Pat Valaika will enter the lineup at third base and bat seventh in place of Ruiz. Expect manager Brandon Hyde to provide an explanation behind Ruiz's removal from the lineup later Sunday.

July 31, 2020 12:44 AM
Orioles' Rio Ruiz: Continues power surge
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Ruiz went 2-for-4 with a two-run home run Thursday against the Yankees.

Ruiz drew the start against southpaw J.A. Happ and delivered with a home run in the second inning. It was Ruiz's third homer of the season, and he's now gone deep in three of his four starts. While the power production is positive, Ruiz has collected just one additional hit and is striking out at a 35 percent rate.

Last 7 Games
DateOpponentResultABRHHRRBIBBSB
09/27@ TORW 7-54110100
09/26@ TORL 2-54010000
09/25@ TORL 5-104100000
09/24@ BOSW 13-15330200
09/23@ BOSL 1-94000000
09/22@ BOSL 3-84020100
09/20vs TBW 2-13000000
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Batting Stats
SeasonTeamGABRHHRRBIBBSOSBCSAVGOBPSLGOPS
2020BAL541852541932174612.222.286.4270.713
2019BAL12737035861246408801.232.306.3760.681
2018ATL141211002500.083.267.0830.350
2017ATL531502229419194110.193.283.3070.590
2016ATL5712020210.286.286.5710.857
Total2547278415925997818333.219.294.3700.664
More Batting Stats
SeasonTeamG2B3BTBSFSHHBPIBBGDP
2020BAL541107911014
2019BAL127132139210012
2018ATL1400100100
2017ATL53504630114
2016ATL501400000
Total254293269622220
Minor League Batting Stats
YearTeamGPABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSAVGOBPSLG
2012R-Gcl Astros2385132382011122220.271.361.412
2012R-Greeneville Astros1550811311741000.220.291.380
2013AFX-Quad Cities River Ba1144164610833112635092123.260.336.430
2014AFA-Lancaster Jethawks131516761513721177829144.293.387.436
2015AA-Mississippi Braves1274204898211546639422.233.333.324
2016AAA-Gwinnett1334655212624310626111614.271.355.400
2017AAA-Gwinnett Braves103388489625216564211012.247.322.446
2018AAA-Gwinnett Stripers13049872134254972409021.269.322.390
2019AAA-Norfolk Tides314150017--300.357.333.571
2019AAX-Bowie Baysox280000001100.000.111.000
 

Player Info

Height/Weight:
6-1/215
Birthdate:
05/22/1994
Age:
26
Hometown:
Covina, CA
Bats/Throws:
L/R
Team:
Baltimore Orioles
College:

MLB Experience:
0