Carlos Ruiz is back in Philadelphia. No, it’s not as a Phillie. He’s now a member of the Seattle Mariners, a team that’s in town for only a two-game series that begun tonight.
RELATED: Watch This Awesome Video Tribute to Carlos Ruiz
While Chooch wasn’t in the starting lineup for the visiting team tonight, that didn’t stop the Phillies from playing this awesome video tribute to one of the best catchers in Phillies history. Yeah, I said it. Fight me.
Those arent booooooos
Standing ?? for Carlos Ruiz and video tribute pic.twitter.com/eBLNecWvKq
— John Clark CSN (@JClarkCSN) May 10, 2017
We’re currently working on getting better quality of the video.
After a video tribute on Phanavision, Carlos Ruiz gets a curtain call and is showered, like the good old days, with "Choooooooooooooch" pic.twitter.com/ZQIspfazNn
— Ben Harris (@byBenHarris) May 10, 2017
Before the game, Chooch spoke with the media. Some highlights:
UPDATE: Chooch pinch hit for Seattle in the top of the 8th inning. Here’s that entire at-bat:
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