Ruiz understands diminished playing time
- Updated: June 23, 2015
Carlos Ruiz still considers himself the Phillies’ No. 1 catcher, but he also sees what is happening in front of him. Cameron Rupp has started three consecutive games behind the plate, including Tuesday night’s game against the Yankees at Yankee Stadium. He also has started six of the last nine and 10 of the last 18.