Phillies catcher Carlos Ruiz rescues childhood friends
May 27 , 2014
Phillies catcher Carlos Ruiz was responsible for saving two of his childhood friends after their boat got destroyed, according to media reports.
According to the details, his friends were in the water for nearly 40 hours, but Ruiz was able to hire boats and airplanes in order to search for them. "We didn't know if something was going to happen to them," he said. "I'm so happy they are OK. Now I can get back to the field.
It doesn't just end there since Ruiz reportedly paid for his friends' treatment as well. All three men are now in stable condition.