Originally Posted by _Sir_Charles_
Surprisingly, I actually DID think I'd see that day. There's not a player on the Reds I'm higher on than Bruce. His talent is immense. He's got the prettiest swing from a Reds hitter since Jr. I agree that Joey'll be fine, but I think we're simply seeing the maturity of Bruce like we're seeing in Homer.
Maybe a bit of a stretch Chuck... Avg. is really good for him, but the slugging is horrible. But he does have twice the RBI'S as Votto, and his slugging is almost as good as Joey's .377.
H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO AVG OBP SLG OPS
21 5 ...
21 .296 .351 .366 .717