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Will Ruiz Take Over Catching For '07 Phils?

Will Ruiz Take Over Catching For '07 Phils?

Many thought that by now, Carlos Ruiz would be wrapping up his first full season in the majors. Instead, he's had three different stints with the big league club and is still waiting his turn behind the plate.

It seemed easy enough. Carlos Ruiz would back up Mike Lieberthal, who figured to be in his last seasn with the Phillies - and possibly the last of his career - and Ruiz would slowly take over more and more of the responsibilities. Then, by next season, he would be all set to take the full-time reins as the Phillies catcher. Then, the Phillies signed Sal Fasano. Instead of being an important part...

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