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Scouting Phils Prospect #6: Darin Ruf

The jury is still out on whether Darin Ruf will make the Phillies opening day roster, but odds are that at some point this season, he'll be back in Philadelphia. With big power and the ability to hit for average, Ruf could have big potential for the Phillies.

Darin Ruf Position: Left Field / First Base Bats/Throws: Right / Right Birthday/Age: July 28, 1986 (26) Ht/Wt: 6' 3", 220 pounds How he became a Phillie: Drafted by the Phillies in the 20th round of the 2009 Draft. Defense: Whether you're talking about his defense at first base or in left field, Ruf's defense isn't much to brag about. With Ryan Howard at first base, the Phillies are trying...

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