GM Ruben Amaro Jr. said Ruf, Cesar Hernandez and Freddy Galvis will all get a chance to compete for jobs in spring training, the Philadelphia Inquirer reports. "I think they're all competing for jobs, and that's kind of the way we want it," Amaro said. "We view them all as role players and possible starting players down the road. Those guys are young players that I think create the depth we've needed."
Chester looks to return Wednesday from a hamstring injury that has kept him out since September, Sky Sports reports. The defender has been training for the past two weeks and has a good opportunity to take James Chester's (suspension) spot in Hull City's Starting XI.