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Jay Bruce

Jay Allen Bruce (twitter: @JayABruce)

Position: Outfielder
Bats: Left, Throws: Left
Height: 6' 3", Weight: 225 lb.

Born: April 3, 1987 in Beaumont, Texas, US
High School: West Brook HS (Beaumont, TX)

Drafted by the Cincinnati Reds in the 1st round (12th) of the 2005 MLB June Amateur Draft from West Brook HS (Beaumont, TX).

Prospect Ratings by Baseball America:
Pre-2006: Rated #76 Prospect
Pre-2007: Rated #14 Prospect
Pre-2008: Rated #1 Prospect
Prospect Ratings by BaseballProspectus.com:
Pre-2007: Rated #9 Prospect
Pre-2008: Rated #1 Prospect

Major League Stats

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 Batting: 2015 / 2014 / 2013 / 2012 / 2011 / 2010 / 2009 / 2008

Minors Batting

Year Age AgeDif Tm Lg Lev Aff G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
2005 18 -2.2 2 Teams 2 Lgs Rk CIN 54 217 192 45 51 11 2 9 38 6 8 22 53 .266 .341 .484 .825 93 4 1 0 2 0
2005 18 -1.8 Reds GULF Rk CIN 37 136 122 29 33 9 2 5 25 4 6 11 31 .270 .331 .500 .831 61 2 1 0 2 0
2005 18 -2.9 Billings PION Rk CIN 17 81 70 16 18 2 0 4 13 2 2 11 22 .257 .358 .457 .815 32 2 0 0 0 0
2006 19 -2.8 Dayton MIDW A CIN 117 498 444 69 129 42 5 16 81 19 9 44 106 .291 .355 .516 .871 229 7 4 0 6 4
2007 20 -4.7 3 Teams 3 Lgs A+-AAA-AA CIN 133 576 521 87 166 46 8 26 89 8 7 47 135 .319 .375 .587 .962 306 5 3 0 5 3
2007 20 -2.9 Sarasota FLOR A+ CIN 67 298 268 49 87 27 5 11 49 4 4 24 67 .325 .379 .586 .965 157 4 2 0 4 2
2007 20 -4.3 Chattanooga SOUL AA CIN 16 74 66 10 22 7 1 4 15 2 1 8 20 .333 .405 .652 1.057 43 0 0 0 0 0
2007 20 -7.5 Louisville IL AAA CIN 50 204 187 28 57 12 2 11 25 2 2 15 48 .305 .358 .567 .925 106 1 1 0 1 1
2008 21 -6.3 Louisville IL AAA CIN 49 201 184 34 67 9 5 10 37 8 1 12 45 .364 .393 .630 1.023 116 4 0 0 5 4
2009 22 -5.3 Louisville IL AAA CIN 5 20 18 3 5 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 3 .278 .350 .278 .628 5 2 0 0 0 0
5 Seasons 358 1512 1359 238 418 108 20 61 245 43 25 127 342 .308 .366 .551 .917 749 22 8 0 18 11
Rk (1 season) Rk 54 217 192 45 51 11 2 9 38 6 8 22 53 .266 .341 .484 .825 93 4 1 0 2 0
A (1 season) A 117 498 444 69 129 42 5 16 81 19 9 44 106 .291 .355 .516 .871 229 7 4 0 6 4
A+ (1 season) A+ 67 298 268 49 87 27 5 11 49 4 4 24 67 .325 .379 .586 .965 157 4 2 0 4 2
AA (1 season) AA 16 74 66 10 22 7 1 4 15 2 1 8 20 .333 .405 .652 1.057 43 0 0 0 0 0
AAA (3 seasons) AAA 104 425 389 65 129 21 7 21 62 12 3 29 96 .332 .374 .584 .958 227 7 1 0 6 5

Minors Fielding

Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G CG Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO Rctch Rtz
2005 18 2 Teams 2 Lgs Rk CIN CF 31 65 58 4 3 2 .954 2.00 0
2005 18 Reds GULF Rk CIN CF 27 52 48 2 2 1 .962 1.85 -4
2005 18 Billings PION Rk CIN RF 10 28 25 2 1 0 .964 2.70 4
2005 18 Billings PION Rk CIN CF 4 13 10 2 1 1 .923 3.00 0
2006 19 Dayton MIDW A CIN RF 52 96 90 2 4 2 .958 1.77 -1
2006 19 Dayton MIDW A CIN CF 44 102 98 3 1 3 .990 2.30 -3
2007 20 3 Teams 3 Lgs A+-AAA-AA CIN CF 102 248 234 9 5 3 .980 2.38 11
2007 20 3 Teams 3 Lgs A+-AAA-AA CIN RF 33 64 58 2 4 1 .938 1.82 11
2007 20 Sarasota FLOR A+ CIN RF 18 34 32 0 2 0 .941 1.78 1
2007 20 Sarasota FLOR A+ CIN CF 49 130 122 4 4 1 .969 2.57 4
2007 20 Chattanooga SOUL AA CIN RF 4 5 5 0 0 0 1.000 1.25 -1
2007 20 Chattanooga SOUL AA CIN CF 12 23 22 1 0 1 1.000 1.92 -2
2007 20 Louisville IL AAA CIN RF 11 25 21 2 2 1 .920 2.09 3
2007 20 Louisville IL AAA CIN CF 41 95 90 4 1 1 .989 2.29 6
2008 21 Louisville IL AAA CIN RF 12 24 23 1 0 0 1.000 2.00 1
2008 21 Louisville IL AAA CIN CF 28 61 61 0 0 0 1.000 2.18 3
2008 21 Louisville IL AAA CIN LF 8 20 17 2 1 0 .950 2.38 1
2009 22 Louisville IL AAA CIN RF 5 10 10 0 0 0 1.000 2.00 -2
5 Seasons 325 718 674 25 19 11 .974 2.15 10
CF (4 seasons) CF 205 476 451 16 9 8 .981 2.28 4
RF (5 seasons) RF 112 222 206 7 9 3 .959 1.90 5
LF (1 season) LF 8 20 17 2 1 0 .950 2.38 1

Teams Played For

Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff
2005 18 GCL Reds Gulf Coast League Rk CIN 2005-06-24 2005-08-20
2005 18 Billings Mustangs Pioneer League Rk CIN 2005-08-22 2005-09-07
2006 19 Dayton Dragons Midwest League A CIN 2006-04-06 2006-08-27
2007 20 Sarasota Reds Florida State League A+ CIN 2007-04-05 2007-06-19
2007 20 Chattanooga Lookouts Southern League AA CIN 2007-06-21 2007-07-11
2007 20 Louisville Bats International League AAA CIN 2007-07-12 2007-08-31
2008 21 Louisville Bats International League AAA CIN 2008-04-03 2008-05-25
2008 21 Cincinnati Reds National League MLB CIN 1 2008-05-27 2008-09-28
2009 22 Cincinnati Reds National League MLB CIN 1 2009-04-06 2009-10-04
2009 22 Louisville Bats International League AAA CIN 2009-09-03 2009-09-07
2010 23 Cincinnati Reds National League MLB CIN 1 2010-04-05 2010-10-03
2011 24 Cincinnati Reds National League MLB CIN 1 2011-03-31 2011-09-28
2012 25 Cincinnati Reds National League MLB CIN 1 2012-04-05 2012-10-03
2013 26 Cincinnati Reds National League MLB CIN 1 2013-04-01 2013-09-29
2014 27 Cincinnati Reds National League MLB CIN 1 2014-03-31 2014-09-28
2015 28 Cincinnati Reds National League MLB CIN 1 2015-04-06 2015-08-02

Sabr ID: 8b3e7472

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