2019 Phillies in Review: Hello, my name's Bruce

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2019 Phillies in Review: Hello, my name's Bruce
2019 Phillies in Review: Hello, my name's Bruce

The Numbers Overall: .216/.261/.523, 26 HR, 59 RBI, 0.6 WAR With the Phillies: .221/.235/.510, 12 HR, 31 RBI, 0.3 WAR The Good Jay Bruce's timing was the best part of his 2019 season. The Phillies traded for him on June 2, hoping he would be a good improvement to the bench. Instead, he became an every-day starter when Andrew McCutchen's season ended the next day. His first week in a Phillies uniform was a great one, too. He hit four home runs and collected 11 RBIs in that time, on his way to being named the National League player of the week. His success didn't stop after that first week, either. The Bad At first, this was the only bad thing about acquiring Bruce: Of course, there were eventually

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