|Aug. 23 12:27 PM PT1:27 PM MT2:27 PM CT3:27 PM ET15:27 ET19:27 GMT3:27 12:27 PM MST2:27 PM EST2:57 PM VEN23:27 UAE2:27 PM CT-Ruggiano has been scratched from the lineup due to left ankle soreness. Ruggiano was replaced by Ryan Sweeney for Saturday's game against Baltimore.
Analysis: Sweeney got the start in right and also batted in Ruggiano's fifth slot. Ruggiano is batting .281 with six homers and 28 RBIs in 81 games.
|July 13 12:42 PM PT1:42 PM MT2:42 PM CT3:42 PM ET15:42 ET19:42 GMT3:42 12:42 PM MST2:42 PM EST3:12 PM VEN23:42 UAE2:42 PM CT-Ruggiano had three hits and drove in a run in an 11-6 loss to Atlanta on Saturday.
Analysis: Ruggiano, batting .298 in 53 games, is hitting .417 (25 for 60) in his past 16 with seven doubles, two homers and 12 RBIs.
|July 12 12:34 PM PT1:34 PM MT2:34 PM CT3:34 PM ET15:34 ET19:34 GMT3:34 12:34 PM MST2:34 PM EST3:04 PM VEN23:34 UAE2:34 PM CT-Ruggiano hit an RBI single with two outs in the ninth inning in Friday's 5-4 win over Atlanta.
Analysis: Ruggiano, who finished the day 2 for 5 with two RBIs, is batting .393 with 11 RBIs over a 15-game stretch.
|July 5 3:44 PM PT4:44 PM MT5:44 PM CT6:44 PM ET18:44 ET22:44 GMT6:44 3:44 PM MST5:44 PM EST6:14 PM VEN2:44 UAE (+1)5:44 PM CT-Ruggiano turned in his second straight three-hit performance with a home run Friday at Washington.
Analysis: Ruggiano is 12 for 27 over his last seven games with seven extra-base hits and nine RBIs.
|July 3 2:51 PM PT3:51 PM MT4:51 PM CT5:51 PM ET17:51 ET21:51 GMT5:51 2:51 PM MST4:51 PM EST5:21 PM VEN1:51 UAE (+1)4:51 PM CT-Ruggiano went 3 for 6 with a homer and career-high five RBIs in Wednesday's 16-9 win at Boston.
Analysis: After a forgettable start to the year, Ruggiano is batting .409 with six extra-base hits over his last six games.
|June 27 3:02 PM PT4:02 PM MT5:02 PM CT6:02 PM ET18:02 ET22:02 GMT6:02 3:02 PM MST5:02 PM EST5:32 PM VEN2:02 UAE (+1)5:02 PM CT-Ruggiano's two-out, two-run double broke a tie in the seventh inning, leading the Chicago Cubs to a 5-3 victory over the Washington Nationals on Thursday night.
Analysis: Ruggiano, batting .240, also singled after going 1 for 16 in his previous seven games. He has 10 RBIs in 39 contests this season.
|May 26 12:58 PM PT1:58 PM MT2:58 PM CT3:58 PM ET15:58 ET19:58 GMT3:58 12:58 PM MST2:58 PM EST3:28 PM VEN23:58 UAE2:58 PM CT-The Chicago Cubs have activated Ruggiano from the 15-day disabled list and optioned outfielder Ryan Kalish to Triple-A Iowa.
Analysis: Ruggiano has been on the disabled list since April 24 with a strained left hamstring. In six rehabilitation games with Iowa, Ruggiano went 3 for 21 with three walks and three runs scored.
|Apr. 24 10:38 AM PT11:38 AM MT12:38 PM CT1:38 PM ET13:38 ET17:38 GMT1:38 10:38 AM MST12:38 PM EST1:08 PM VEN21:38 UAE12:38 PM CT-Ruggiano has landed on the 15-day disabled list with a strained left hamstring.
Analysis: Ruggiano fell on the visitors' bullpen mound in Wednesday's historic loss to Arizona. He could miss a month.