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January 31, 2015

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51s slugger promoted to big leagues

Posted 5 years, 5 months ago.

Las Vegas 51s slugger Randy Ruiz could not have asked for a better homecoming. Ruiz on Tuesday was promoted to the Toronto Blue Jays and is in the starting lineup at designated hitter for a road game at the New York Yankees. Ruiz is a native of the Bronx, N.Y., home of the new Yankees Stadium. Ruiz took the roster spot of Alex Rios, who was claimed off waivers Monday ...

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51s’ Snider named PCL Player of the Week

Posted 5 years, 6 months ago.

Mature beyond his years, Snider transitioning back to minors (6-1-09) Las Vegas 51s Section Las Vegas 51s Official Site After hitting .538 (14-of-26) over the past week, Las Vegas 51s outfielder Travis Snider was named the Pacific Coast League’s Player of the Week on Monday. The 21-year-old Snider, who spent the early portion of the 2009 season manning left field for the Blue Jays before being sent down, also had ...

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