|Ruf strains oblique muscle during batting practice|
|Written by Admin|
|Thursday, 20 March 2014 07:37|
Ruf was scheduled to bat third for the Phillies' split-squad game against the Houston Astros. Steve Susdorf has replaced him in left field and batted ninth.
Ruf, who is batting .217 with two home runs in 18 spring training games, returned to Clearwater for a medical evaluation.