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Top-10 MLB Buy Low & Sell High: Reds Jay Bruce, Orioles Nelson Cruz

Each and every week FFLockerRoom will be here to give you the players that are underachieving or getting unlucky and therefore are buy low candidates as well as those overachieving that you should market for trade! These players will have an impact on most 2014 Fantasy Baseball rosters and transactions can make or break your season. Utilizing this list along with the FFLockerRoom 2014...
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14 days ago  |  Discuss

Bruce helps Reds rally for DH sweep of Cubs

CINCINNATI (AP) -- Jay Bruce homered in the opener, and then helped the Cincinnati Reds pull off their biggest comeback of the season for a doubleheader sweep on Tuesday, 4-2 and 6-5 over the Chicago Cubs. The Reds overcame a 5-0 deficit in the second game, sending Chicago to its fifth straight loss. Bruce doubled home the tying run in the eighth. Billy Hamilton then had a broken...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Jay Bruce is entering one of his customary hot streaks

It’s happening. At least, it may be happening. It’s hard to know for certain, but it sure feels like Mt. Bruce is starting to erupt. And when it happens, there’s nothing that can stop it. You best just get your camera and get the **** out of the way, because there is no pitcher (any handed) that is safe when the Bruce volcano starts to bubble and burst like so. When he was...
Via Diamond Hoggers
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Watch Jay Bruce smash his third home run in as many days

Your browser does not support iframes.Warning, National League pitchers: You have been put on notice.After ending a dreadful 0-for-26 skid with a game-winning home run on Sunday, Jay Bruce has seemingly caught fire after hammering his third home run in as many games on Tuesday.The mammoth blast came in the bottom of the first inning in Cincinnati's victory over the Cubs in game...
Via Redlegs Review
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Bruce gets first crack at 1B as Votto remains sidelined

CINCINNATI -- It was 3 o'clock Monday afternoon and down on the Great American Ball Park infield Jay Bruce was absorbing a crash course on the finer points of first base. What was going on? Well, when the lineup board in the press box was checked, Bruce was listed as the Cincinnati Reds first baseman. Emergency situations call for a scramble and this one is definitely a scramble...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Reds open five-game home set with Cubs

Jay Bruce finally delivered for the Cincinnati Reds after a rough few days at the plate. They may need him all the more with Joey Votto sidelined again. After hitting his first homer in two weeks, Bruce and the Reds open a five-game home set against the Chicago Cubs on Monday night. Bruce had gone a career-worst 0 for 26 before belting a tiebreaking two-run homer in the eighth inning...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Bruce breaks out of slump against a lefty, of course

CINCINNATI -- Jay Bruce swears he didn't realize exactly how long it had been since his last hit. It wasn't just that he had lost count at a certain point or that he didn't want to linger on the number 26. His thoughts were elsewhere as he rounded the bases on a two-run home run in the eighth inning Sunday against Milwaukee left-hander Will Smith, a home run that indeed...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Jay Bruce puts the Reds up for good with clutch smash

Your browser does not support iframes.Jay Bruce was probably the last guy Reds fans wanted to see at the plate when he strolled to the dish with one out and a runner aboard in the bottom of the eight. After all, Cincinnati's right fielder was riding an 0-for-26 hitless skid entering the at-bat on Sunday.Fortunately, Bruce was able to snap out of the funk by delivering his eighth...
Via Redlegs Review
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Jay Bruce talks science of hitting

Before a game against the Padres, I sat down with Reds outfielder Jay Bruce to talk about his frustrating season so far, divorcing process from results, the value of routine, and his hitting approach in general. The player was so eloquent and heartfelt that it seemed best to leave his words alone. Eno Sarris: I […]
Via Fangraphs
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Jay Bruce quits Twitter

Jay Bruce has decided to delete his Twitter account amid criticism he has received from his own fans. The 26-year-old called the move "a life decision" and also cited the fact that he spends too much time on the social media site as reason for his departure. Bruce did quit Twitter. Says it was taking too much time. "It was a life decision. I got numb to all the ridicule...
Via Redlegs Review
September 04, 2013  |  1 Comment
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