Found September 10, 2012 on Redlegs Review:
Press release from MLB... Cincinnati Reds right fielder Jay Bruce and Miami Marlins starting pitcher Ricky Nolasco have been named the National League Co-Players of the Week for the period ending September 9, 2012. The announcement was made earlier today on MLB Network. In six games last week, Bruce led Major Leaguers with a .500 (11-for-22) batting average and a 1.227 slugging percentage. The 25-year-old led the N.L. with a .542 on-base percentage and his four homers and 27 total bases were both tied for second. Bruce also tiedfor third in the league in hits and RBI (9), while scoring five runs. The left-handed-hitting slugger went 2-for-4 in Sunday’s 5-1 loss to Houston, and extended his current hitting streak to nine games (dating back to August 31st). It also marked Bruce’s seventh consecutive contest with at least one RBI (dating back to September 2nd), and it was his fourth multi-hit effort of the week. On Saturday, the Beaumont, Texas native clubbed his 33rd ho...
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