Dodgers optioned C Keibert Ruiz, INFs Zach McKinstry and Luke Raley and OF DJ Peters to minor league camp; re-assigned RHP Brett de Geus and INFs Jacob Amaya and Omar Estevez to minor league camp.
Just a little housekeeping from the Dodgers. Ruiz is obviously the biggest name here, but he's just 21 and there's not room for him in the majors with Will Smith and Austin Barnes handling the catching duties. Mar 09 7:51 pm (EST)
- Ruiz (finger) said that he'll make his spring debut in Wednesday's Cactus League game against the Angels, Jorge Castillo of the Los Angeles Times reports.
- Ruiz (finger) has been ruled out for the remainder of the 2019 season, Ken Gurnick of MLB.com reports.
- Ruiz was put on the seven-day IL with a broken pinky, J.P. Hoornstra of The Orange County Register reports. All Keibert Ruiz (B) News
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