Jay Bruce

#23 RF / Philadelphia Phillies / EXP: 12YRS Height: 6-3 Weight: 230 lb Age: 32 College: None Bats/Throws -/-

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      Phillies' Jay Bruce: Sits against southpaw

      Jay Bruce will not start Monday against lefty Steven Matz and the Mets.Bruce has started against two of the four lefties he's faced since heading to Philadelphia. Even after going hitless in his last three games, he still owns a strong .927 OPS in 16 games in Philadelphia. Scott Kingery will slide out to left field, with Maikel Franco starting at third base.

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      Phillies' Jay Bruce: Homers Thursday

      Jay Bruce went 3-for-3 with a walk, solo home run and two RBI on Thursday against the Nationals.Bruce took Tanner Rainey deep in the seventh inning for his 20th home run of the season. It was his sixth long ball since joining the Philadelphia Phillies on June 2, aiding him to an impressive .348/.388/.783 line through 13 games with the team. Though he was forced to miss time earlier in the week with a hamstring injury, it doesn't appear to be hindering his performance at the dish.

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      Phillies' Jay Bruce: Back in action

      Jay Bruce (hamstring) is starting in left field and hitting fifth in Game 2 of Wednesday's doubleheader against the Nationals.Bruce has been sidelined since Saturday due to a left hamstring injury, but thanks to a pair of postponements earlier in the week, he'll rejoin the lineup having missed just two games. Since joining the Philadelphia Phillies at the beginning of June, Bruce is slashing .308/.341/.744 with five homers and 13 RBI in 11 appearances.

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      Phillies' Jay Bruce: Out for first game of doubleheader

      Jay Bruce (hamstring) is out of the lineup for the first game of Wednesday's doubleheader with the Nationals, Todd Zolecki of MLB.com reports.The Philadelphia Phillies had de facto off days Monday and Tuesday due to a pair of postponements, but the time off apparently wasn't enough for Bruce to overcome the left hamstring injury he picked up over the weekend against Atlanta. Sean Rodriguez will draw the start in left field for the early game, though it's possible Bruce gets the green light to re-enter the lineup for the nightcap.

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      Phillies' Jay Bruce: Not in Tuesday's lineup

      Jay Bruce (hamstring) remains on the bench Tuesday against the Nationals.Bruce was reportedly available off the bench Monday, though that game ended up being rained out. It's not guaranteed that his hamstring tightness is the reason for his absence Tuesday, as he may have been on the bench anyway with lefty Patrick Corbin starting for Washington. He's available off the bench Tuesday, Meghan Montemurro of The Athletic reports, suggesting that his return to the lineup is close. Sean Rodriguez gets the call in left field in his absence.

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      Phillies' Jay Bruce: Available off bench

      Jay Bruce (hamstring) is available to pinch hit Monday against Washington, Matt Breen of The Philadelphia Inquirer reports.Bruce's hamstring is still too sore for him to start, but it doesn't appear as though he'll be out much longer. Sean Rodriguez starts in left field in his absence.

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      Phillies' Jay Bruce: Sits again Monday

      Jay Bruce (hamstring) remains on the bench Monday against Washington.Bruce was expected to miss a game or two after leaving Saturday's game against the Braves with left hamstring tightness, and it looks as though he'll be missing at least two. The Philadelphia Phillies had an opportunity to send Bruce to the injured list if necessary with Roman Quinn returning from a groin injury Monday, but the team elected to option Nick Williams instead, indicating that Bruce is expected to return soon. Sean Rodriguez starts in left field in his absence.

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      Phillies' Jay Bruce: Sitting Sunday as expected

      Jay Bruce (hamstring) is not in the lineup for Sunday's game versus the Braves.Bruce has been battling a tight left hamstring over the last few days, so he was expected to take a seat for the series finale after exiting Saturday's contest. According to Scott Lauber of The Philadelphia Inquirer, the team is confident the veteran outfielder will only require a couple days to recover and won't need a trip to the injured list.

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      Phillies' Jay Bruce: Likely out Sunday

      Jay Bruce (hamstring) is unlikely to play Sunday versus the Braves but shouldn't miss more than a game or two, Scott Lauber of The Philadelphia Inquirer reports.Bruce has apparently been nursing a tight left hamstring over the last few days, and the team opted to exercise some caution and remove him after he was thrown out at the plate in the third inning. Nick Williams took over in left field following Bruce's departure and is the likely candidate to start Sunday in his absence.

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      Phillies' Jay Bruce: Suffers hamstring injury

      Jay Bruce was removed from Saturday's game against the Braves with left hamstring tightness, Todd Zolecki of MLB.com reports.Bruce was thrown out on a play at the plate to finish the third inning and left the game after playing one additional frame in left field. The 32-year-old should be considered day-to-day until the severity of the injury is determined. Nick Williams took over in the outfield for the Philadelphia Phillies.