Bruce heating up for surging Reds

While Jay Bruce is leading a productive stretch at the plate for the Cincinnati Reds, they're also enjoying a string of outstanding pitching performances as they continue to climb back to .500. The visiting Reds will try to put up at least four runs in their 11th consecutive game Thursday when Tony Cingrani looks to help them take three of four from the slumping Pittsburgh Pirates...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
19 hours ago  |  Discuss

Simon, Bruce lead Reds past Pirates 5-2

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Alfredo Simon pitched into the seventh inning despite erratic control, Jay Bruce drove in a run for a fifth consecutive game and the Cincinnati Reds beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 5-2 Wednesday night. Simon (3-1) worked 6 2-3 innings and allowed two runs on four hits and five walks while striking out four. Simon has pitched at least six innings in each of his four...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Reds stumble in St. Louis again, lose 7-5

ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Jay Bruce thought he had it, until the ball glanced off his glove. He wouldn't have argued if it had been ruled an error. "Obviously, you guys know I take a lot of pride in defense, that side of the game," Bruce said after Matt Holliday's drive to the warning track eluded him for a go-ahead two-run double in the St. Louis Cardinals' 7-5 victory...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Reds see shades of Waino and Carp in Wacha's game -- which isn't good for their future

ST. LOUIS -- Jay Bruce got to know Michael Wacha a little bit during the offseason as both worked out at the same facility in the suburbs of Houston. The National League Central rivals weren't working out together, Bruce explained, but their workout groups at Texas Sports Medicine in Tomball, Texas -- where Jaime Garcia and Shelby Miller have worked out in the past, the Reds...
Via Fox Sports Midwest
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Watch Jay Bruce blast a monster home run on his birthday

Your browser does not support iframes.Thursday was a big day for Jay Bruce in more reasons than one.For starters, the day marked Bruce's 27th birthday. However, it also marked his first home run of the 2014 season, as you can clearly see in the MLB.com video shown above.Bruce's blast gave the Reds an early two-run lead in the first inning. Unfortunately, Cincinnati couldn...
Via Redlegs Review
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Jay Bruce pegged seventh-best among right fielders

The "Baseball Tonight" crew has been cranking out top ten lists this week and Wednesday marked the day to reveal baseball's best right fielders.After ranking fourth in these same rankings a year ago, Jay Bruce slid down three spots to seventh this time around. That was good enough to rank ahead of Carlos Beltran, Jayson Werth, and Hunter Pence, but just shy of finishing...
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March 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Jay Bruce finding enjoyment in mentoring young outfield prospect

GOODYEAR, Ariz. -- Jay Bruce is, obviously, a team player and a man confident enough in himself that he isn't afraid to help a young player in the organization who might some day try to take his job. The Cincinnati Reds were taking batting practice one early morning this week when Bruce approached Ryan LaMarre, a top outfield prospect. LaMarre has gained notice with some long...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
March 08, 2014  |  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  |  Discuss

Video: Watch Jay Bruce hit longest home run of career

Your browser does not support iframes. Jay Bruce has gained a reputation around the league for being one of the streakiest hitters in baseball. And right now he is currently in the midst of one of his epic hot streaks. On Saturday, he smacked two long home runs in Cincinnati's defeat to Arizona, one of which can be seen in the video above. As you can see, Bruce's solo...
Via Redlegs Review
June 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Bruce calls Twitter critics 'idiots'

Reds outfielder Jay Bruce is off to somewhat of a slow start this season and decided to respond to those individuals who have been criticizing him on Twitter.

Via Larry Brown Sports
May 01, 2013  |  Discuss

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