Found May 05, 2013 on Players View:
The Cincinnati Reds defeated the Chicago Cubs 6-4 on Saturday. RF Jay Bruce continues to swing a big bat as he knocked in his 8th double of the year and his 125th overall. Jack Hannahan brought in the go-ahead run with a bases-loaded walk in the eighth inning. Down 4-2 in the eighth, the Reds put up four points with the help of only hit. The win was the Reds took  second straight against Chicago. Logan Ondrusek (2-0) got the victory with a scoreless seventh inning. Aroldis Chapman  earned his seventh save for Cincinnati. Watch Bruce earn his 125th double. The post Video: Cincinnati Reds Jay Bruce posts his 125th career double appeared first on Players View.
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