Rio Ruiz

Rio Ruiz #14

  • 3B
  • B/T: L/R
  • 6' 1"/230
  • Age: 23

Rio Ruiz 2017 Stats

AB AVG HR RBI SB OPS
80 .175 2 9 0 .551

Rio Ruiz MLB Career Stats

AB AVG HR RBI SB OPS
87 .184 2 11 1 .576

Rio Ruiz Bio

  • Full Name: Rio Noble Ruiz
  • Born: 5/22/1994 in Covina, CA
  • Draft: 2012, Houston Astros, 4th rd. (129th overall)
  • High School: Bishop Amat, La Puente, CA
  • Debut: 9/18/2016
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Year AB R H HR RBI SB AVG OBP OPS
2017 Stats 80 14 14 2 9 0 .175 .264 .551
MLB Career Stats 87 15 16 2 11 1 .184 .265 .576
  • Status: Reassigned to Minors

Rio Ruiz Statcast Averages

Year Team LG PA HIP Avg Exit Velocity (mph) Avg Distance (feet) Avg Gen Velocity (mph) Avg Launch Angle (deg) Avg Height (feet)
2017 Braves NL 91 50 88.39 188.87 1.25 3.56 28.09
MLB Avg - - - - 87.81 197.65 -0.63 12.74 40.32
Year Team LG PA HIP Avg Exit Velocity (mph) Avg Distance (feet) Avg Gen Velocity (mph) Avg Launch Angle (deg) Avg Height (feet)
2017 Braves NL 91 50 88.39 188.87 1.25 3.56 28.09
MLB Avg - - - - 87.81 197.65 -0.63 12.74 40.32

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Fantasy

Rio Ruiz 2017 Projections

Duration G AB R H TB 2B 3B HR RBI BB IBB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS
Rest of Season
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57 198 20 46 71 10 1 4 22 20 1 57 2 1 .232 .303 .354 .657
Cumulative
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88 278 34 60 94 13 1 6 31 29 1 82 2 1 .216 .292 .335 .626
Duration G AB R H TB 2B 3B HR RBI BB IBB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS
Rest of Season
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57 198 20 46 71 10 1 4 22 20 1 57 2 1 .232 .303 .354 .657
Cumulative
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88 278 34 60 94 13 1 6 31 29 1 82 2 1 .216 .292 .335 .626

Rio Ruiz News

Rio Ruiz Fantasy News

June 22, 2017 at 8:10 PM ET

Ruiz optioned, will start at 3B for Gwinnett

Now that Johan Camargo has established himself as the Braves' primary third baseman, Rio Ruiz will return to Triple-A Gwinnett to extend his development as an everyday player.

June 14, 2017 at 7:10 PM ET

Adonis expected out 2 months after surgery

Braves third baseman Adonis Garcia will be sidelined approximately two months while recovering from surgery to repair ligament damage in his left ring finger.

Awards

Rio Ruiz Awards

AFL Rising Stars

Year Team League
2014 Salt River AFL

MiLB.com Organization All-Star

Year Team League
2013 Houston AL

Rio Ruiz Latest Transactions

Team Date Transaction
June 22, 2017 Atlanta Braves optioned Rio Ruiz to Gwinnett Braves.
May 18, 2017 Atlanta Braves recalled 3B Rio Ruiz from Gwinnett Braves.
April 2, 2017 Atlanta Braves optioned 3B Rio Ruiz to Gwinnett Braves.
September 17, 2016 Atlanta Braves selected the contract of 3B Rio Ruiz from Gwinnett Braves.
April 2, 2016 3B Rio Ruiz assigned to Gwinnett Braves from Mississippi Braves.
January 7, 2016 Atlanta Braves invited non-roster 3B Rio Ruiz to spring training.
April 6, 2015 3B Rio Ruiz assigned to Mississippi Braves.
February 3, 2015 Atlanta Braves invited non-roster 3B Rio Ruiz to spring training.
January 14, 2015 Atlanta Braves traded C Evan Gattis and RHP James Hoyt to Houston Astros for RHP Mike Foltynewicz, 3B Rio Ruiz and RHP Andrew Thurman.
April 2, 2014 3B Rio Ruiz assigned to Lancaster JetHawks from Quad Cities River Bandits.
March 8, 2014 3B Rio Ruiz assigned to Houston Astros.
August 5, 2013 Quad Cities River Bandits activated 3B Rio Ruiz from the temporarily inactive list.
August 2, 2013 Quad Cities River Bandits placed 3B Rio Ruiz on the temporarily inactive list.
May 9, 2013 Quad Cities River Bandits activated 3B Rio Ruiz from the 7-day disabled list.
April 30, 2013 Quad Cities River Bandits placed 3B Rio Ruiz on the 7-day disabled list retroactive to April 29, 2013.
April 1, 2013 3B Rio Ruiz assigned to Quad Cities River Bandits from Greeneville Astros.
August 11, 2012 Rio Ruiz assigned to Greeneville Astros from GCL Astros.
June 28, 2012 Rio Ruiz assigned to GCL Astros from Houston Astros.
June 25, 2012 Houston Astros signed 3B Rio Ruiz.

Rio Noble Ruiz Bio Info

Graduated from Bishop Amat HS in La Puente, Calif., where he was a two sport athlete, playing both baseball and football...Committed to play baseball and football at the University of Southern California prior to signing with the Houston Astros

2016

Played in a career-high 133 games in his fifth professional campaign and his first season played at the Triple-A level…Made his first appearance on a Major League roster following an end-of-the season call-up to the majors on 9/17...Had his contract selected on 9/17 and made his Major League debut on 9/18 when he was announced as a pinch-hitter in the seventh inning…Did not register an official at-bat due to the game being called following a second rain delay...Had his first official MLB at-bat as a pinch hitter on 9/24 at MIA (pop out to third base)…Collected his first Major League hit on 9/28 vs. PHI with a triple in the eighth inning…Drove in his first two career RBI with a two-RBI single in the eighth inning on 9/29 vs. PHI...In five games with the Braves, batted .286 (2-for-7) with one triple, two RBI and one stolen base... Named the 2016 Gwinnett Braves Player of the Year by the Atlanta organization…Led the club in hits (126), doubles (24), RBI (62), total bases (186), at-bats (465), slugging percentage (.400) and OPS (.755)…Ranked tied for second in home runs (10), and was third in batting average (.271), runs scored (52) and on-base percentage (.355)... Batted .271 (126-for-465) with 24 doubles, 10 home runs and 62 RBI in 133 games played with Gwinnett...Had the fourth-most RBI (62) among Braves farmhands…Ranked second in walks (61) and tied for seventh in home runs (10)...Named Gwinnett's Player of the Month for April after batting .310 (26-for-84) with two home runs, 13 runs scored and 10 RBI in 23 games...Ranked among International League leaders in games (T3rd, 133) and walks (T5th, 61)... Recorded a season-best 11-game hitting streak, 6/16-26…Batted .378 (17-for-45) during the run...Had a 17-game on-base streak from 6/9-6/27 (.339, 21-for-62, 2B, HR, 4 RBI)...Tallied his first career multi-homer game on 8/20 vs. Rochester …Finished the night 3-for-3 with a solo blast, a three-run homer and one triple and four RBI...Had a season high five RBI on 8/25 vs. Buffalo…Had a three-run double and a two-run home run...Played in eight Governors' Cup playoff games and batted .045 (1-for-22) with one double and one run scored...Entered the 2016 campaign ranked by Baseball America as Atlanta's 19th-best prospect.