|Bats / Throws||Right / Right|
|Date of Birth||1/4/1992|
|Height, Weight||6'5", 230 lbs|
|From||Las Vegas, NV|
|Drafted||2013 - Rd 1|
Bryant went 3-for-5 with two home runs and four RBI in a 16-6 win over the Pirates on Sunday.
Bryant hit a three-run shot in the first inning and added a solo home run in the third inning. Bryant set a new Cubs record for most home runs in the first five years of his career with 137. The 27-year-old has a .288/.386/.538 slash line with 31 home runs and 105 RBI through 140 games.
Bryant went 3-for-3 with a two-run homer and four RBI in Saturday's 14-1 victory over Pittsburgh.
Bryant launched a two-run shot in the fourth inning to increase the Chicago lead to 7-1. The 2016 MVP has bounced back this season after struggling through an injury-plagued 2018, slashing .285/.384/.526 with 29 homers, 73 RBI and 103 runs scored in 515 at-bats.
Bryant went 2-for-4 with a pair of two-run homers and a walk in Tuesday's loss to San Diego.
Bryant returned to action with a bang after missing the previous two games with a sore right knee, launching two-run shots in the fifth and eighth innings to account for half of Chicago's run output. The 2016 MVP has had a steadily productive season after struggling through an injury-plagued 2018, slashing .281/.381/.522 with 28 homers, 68 RBI and 100 runs scored in 585 plate appearances.
Bryant (knee) is back in the lineup Tuesday against the Padres.
Bryant is back in action after missing a pair of games due to knee soreness, with Sunday's cortisone shot evidently having the desired effect. He'll bat fifth as the third baseman Tuesday.
Bryant (knee), who is not in the lineup Monday against the Padres, received a cortisone shot Sunday, Mark Gonzales of the Chicago Tribune reports.
Bryant is set to miss a second straight game as he continues to manage his bothersome right knee. While it sounds like the issue could linger through the remainder of the season, there's hope that he'll rejoin the starting lineup Tuesday. David Bote is starting at the hot corner in his stead in Monday's series opener.