After attempting to trade him in the offseason, Jay Bruce will start the 2016 season as a Cincinnati Red. He's had a rough couple of years and he will be one of a very few familiar faces returning to the fans this year. Can he rebound from the slump?
Watch the Fifth Mascot team discuss Jay Bruce's future in the media player above.
The Fifth Mascot is a series featuring longtime Cincinnati Reds beat reporter John Fay.
Each week, John discusses the mighty Redlegs with fans and other journalists.
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