Jay Bruce 32 | Right Field

Cincinnati Reds

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Tue. Aug 19, 2014 Subscribe 
News: Bruce homered and doubled with four RBIs in Monday's loss to St. Louis. Impact: Bruce's numbers have improved some lately, but it hasn't been anything extraordinary that's going to save his season. The Reds right fielder is batting .279 with four home runs and 13 RBIs over 14 games. His season average is .224.(STATS, 5:02pm)
Tue. Aug 19, 2014
News: Bruce was 2-for-5 with a three-run homer and four RBI on Monday in an extra-inning loss to the Cardinals. Impact: Bruce tied the game with an RBI double off Trevor Rosenthal in the ninth, but St. Louis won it in the 10th inning. Bruce is having a down year, slashing .224/.300/.392 with 14 home runs in 380 at-bats.(RotoWire, )
Fri. Aug 15, 2014
News: Bruce (illness) returned to the lineup Thursday but went 0-for-4 with a strikeout in the loss to the Rockies. Impact: Bruce's struggles against Jorge De La Rosa continued Thursday. He'll face two more left-handers in this four-game series in Coors Field in Franklin Morales on Friday and Yohan Flande on Sunday.(RotoWire, )
Thu. Aug 14, 2014
News: Bruce (illness) is back in the lineup Thursday against the Rockies, Mark Sheldon of MLB.com reports. Impact: A late scratch from Wednesday's lineup, Bruce was evidently just dealing with a short-term virus, as he's penciled in to return Thursday against lefty Jorge De La Rosa. Bruce is batting .189/.253/.422 against left-handed pitching this season and is 1-for-7 with three strikeouts in his career against De La Rosa, but he'll once again bat second for the Reds on Thursday.(RotoWire, )
Wed. Aug 13, 2014
News: Bruce was a late scratch from Wednesday's game with an illness. Impact: Bruce will be replaced in the lineup by Ryan Ludwick, who will enter in left field while Skip Schumacher shifts to right. The illness that is ailing Bruce hasn't been released yet but, unless it's something serious, it shouldn't keep him out of the lineup for long.(RotoWire, )
Sat. Aug 9, 2014
News: Bruce homered and stole a base in Saturday's loss to the Marlins. However, he went just 1-for-5 overall with two strikeouts. Impact: Bruce also got thrown out at home plate to help stifle a rally in the bottom of the third inning, but that's better pinned on third base coach Steve Smith than on Bruce. The Reds have had a whopping 24 runners thrown out at home this season.(RotoWire, )
Wed. Aug 6, 2014
News: Bruce was 3 for 5 with his 11th home run of the season in a 9-2 win at Cleveland on Tuesday. Impact: Bruce is 7 for 15 over his last three games, scoring a run in each.(STATS, 4:21pm)
Jay Bruce
2014 Season
Ht: 6' 3"  Wt: 217  Age: 27
Bats: L  Throws: L
Born: 4/3/1987, Beaumont, Texas
College: None
Debut: 2008
Salary: $10,041,666
Injury Status
No Current Injury