Jay Bruce News Archive
Bruce had two triples in Saturday's win over the Braves, equaling his output from the last two years.
Coming off a day of rest, Bruce went 1-for-1 with three walks and a home run.
Bruce is out of the lineup Sunday against the Cubs, Mark Gonzales of the Chicago Tribune reports.
Bruce is out of the starting lineup Saturday, according to Reds assistant director of media relations Jamie Ramsey.
Bruce went 0-for-5 with three strikeouts in Friday's loss to the Cubs, dropping his line to .164/.261/.328 on the year. "I'm just missing pitches right now, that's the bottom line," said Bruce. "The at-bats are not over when it needs to be. I'm getting behind in counts, and I'm not doing what I need to be doing."
Bruce hit a grand slam Tuesday in a win over the Brewers, driving in his first runs in six games.
Bruce hit a solo homer off of lefty Francisco Liriano in Monday's win over the Pirates, and also drew a walk.