Ruiz to rehab in Reading this weekend

Published: 8:35 PM EDT Apr 23, 2013
Reading Fightin Phils

Phillies catcher Carlos Ruiz will play in two games for the Fightin Phils on Friday and Saturday as part of his rehab assignment. Reading will host New Hampshire over the weekend.

Ruiz is serving a 25-game suspension after testing positive for a banned substance in the offseason.

This will be Ruiz's first appearance with Reading since the 2003-2004 season.