Jay Bruce’s quiet annoyance last year: not having a home

PORT ST. LUCIE — Jay Bruce has one main regret from his ugly debut with the Mets, and it likely isn’t what you would think. “I probably would have tried more diligently to find a place to live,” Bruce said Thursday. “I think that would have fixed a lot of things.” The issue, according to...
Via New York Post
18 hours ago

Conforto taking cues from Bruce, if not at-bats

In the Mets' clubhouse, the fact that Jay Bruce is blocking Michael Conforto from getting the kind of developmental opportunity Bruce himself got long ago with the Reds hasn't prevented the pair from developing a mentor/mentee relationship.
Via Mets.com
1 day ago

Keeping Jay Bruce could work out well for Sandy Alderson

Most of baseball agrees that trading Dilson Herrera for Jay Bruce in 2016 was a mistake by Sandy Alderson and the Mets front office. For one, some argue that Herrera could have still been viewed as the team’s “Second Baseman of the Future” and that the Mets sold low on a prospect. For another the Mets had an overcrowded outfield with Yoenis Cespedes, Curtis Granderson...
Via Mets360.com
4 days ago

WATCH: Mets Video Recap - Thursday Feb 16: Bruce, Granderson, and Reyes

MetsBlog's Matt Cerrone and Ted Berg of USA Today discuss the day's events at Mets Spring Training in Port St. Lucie, Florida, including action with outfielders Jay Bruce and Curtis Granderson, the arrival of Jose Reyes, and new coach Glenn Sherlock working with catcher Travis d'Arnaud.
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Jay Bruce gets why you’re sick of him already

PORT ST. LUCIE — Polite lightning rod Jay Bruce reported to Mets camp Thursday and promised, in the wake of his brutal first showing with this team, “There’s obviously a lot more there.” “This is an awesome team, an awesome clubhouse,” Bruce said in his news conference at Tradition Field. “I had a blast here last...
Via New York Post
8 days ago

New York Mets: Jay Bruce to have starting spot in 2017

The New York Mets have announced that they have every intention to insert Jay Bruce into the starting lineup on a daily basis in the 2017 season. The Mets received Bruce in a trade last year and to put it lightly, it just did not work out all too well so far. Bruce spent the first 97 games of the 2016 campaign with the Cincinnati Reds, the team he spent the previous eight years with...
Via isportsweb.com
25 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Report: Jay Bruce will start in RF for the 2017 New York Mets

On SNY's Baseball Night in New York, Andy Martino, John Harper and Doug Williams debate the plan by the New York Mets to start Jay Bruce in right field in 2017, according to a report from Ken Davidoff of the New York Post.
January 25, 2017  |  Discuss

Report: Mets to make Jay Bruce as starting right fielder

The New York Mets couldn’t find a way to deal Jay Bruce this offseason, and it looks like they have accepted their fate.According to a report by Ken Davidoff of the New York Post on Tuesday, the Mets have informed Bruce that they plan on entering the season with him as their everyday right fielder.The Mets could certainly do worse at the position given Bruce’s .815 OPS to go...
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 24, 2017  |  Discuss

WATCH: The New York Mets quest to trade Jay Bruce goes on and on...

On SNY's Mets Hot Stove, Jim Duquette and Nelson Figueroa discuss how the offseason has shaped the market for outfielder Jay Bruce, as the endless quest to trade him drags on.
January 17, 2017  |  Discuss

WATCH: What's the latest on the Jay Bruce trade front?

On SNY's Mets Hot Stove, Steve Gelbs, Jim Duquette, and Anthony DiComo discuss the status of outfielder Jay Bruce with the New York Mets, and where he may be traded before the 2017 season.
January 06, 2017  |  Discuss

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