Originally Posted by Virginia Beach Reds
I believe Bruce is at least the top two most loved players on the current Reds roster. I also believe that Reds supporters are just waiting for him to be a player he likely won't be.
Even the player he is, is still mighty good and well above league average. I don't think anyone 'hates' Jay Bruce. Not from what I've seen from my many treks to GABP this year.
It's just frustration, VBR. Lots of folks were expecting .350/40 HR/130 RBI seasons out of Jay. Jay is Jay, nothing more.