Jay Bruce News Archive
Bruce is not in the lineup Thursday against the Cubs, Mark Gonzales of the Chicago Tribune reports.
Bruce went 2-for-4 with one home run, two RBI and two runs scored Monday against the Cubs.
Bruce will make his first career start at first base Monday against the Cubs, MLB.com's Jamie Ramsey reports.
Bruce broke an 0-for-26 slump with a go-ahead two-run homer in the eighth inning Sunday to beat the Brewers.
Bruce went 0-for-3 with a strikeout in Saturday's loss to the Brewers and is 0-for-23 over his last six games.
Bruce continued his excellent stretch of hitting as he went 2-for-4 with a stolen base and two RBI facing the Giants on Friday.
Bruce will bat sixth in the order Thursday against the Giants.
Bruce went deep and plated three runs for the second game in a row Saturday in a lopsided win over the Blue Jays.
Bruce was 2-for-3 with a walk, three runs scored, and a two-run home run in a losing effort against Toronto on Friday night.