From BR Bullpen
Bruce Wayne Ruffin
- Bats Both, Throws Left
- Height 6' 2", Weight 209 lb.
- School University of Texas at Austin
- High School J. M. Hanks High School
- Debut June 28, 1986
- Final Game June 26, 1997
- Born October 4, 1963 in Lubbock, TX USA
 Biographical Information
Bruce Ruffin was signed as a 2nd round pick in the 1985 amateur draft by the Philadelphia Phillies and scout Doug Gassaway. Ruffin's son, Chance Ruffin, was drafted by the Detroit Tigers in the supplemental 1st round of the 2010 amateur draft and made his major league debut the next year.
Ruffin gave up Tony Gwynn's 2,000th hit.
 Notable Achievements
- 1986 Topps All-Star Rookie Team
- 200 Innings Pitched Seasons: 1 (1987)