PHILADELPHIA (AP) — nt of big crowds than a hitter-friendly ballpark.Bruce hit a two-run homer http://www.stlouiscardinalsteamshop.com/authentic-marcell-ozuna-jersey , Zach Eflin threw 6 1/3 sharp innings and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Cincinnati Reds 4-2 Friday night.Bruce already has four homers in four games with the NL East-leading Phillies after hitting 14 for Seattle before he was acquired in a trade last week. He’s the first Phillies player who debuted with the team in the modern era to hit four home runs in his first four games with the team, according to the Elias Sports Bureau.Article continues below ...“I’m excited to play in front of people, a lot of them,” Bruce said. “Not to take away from any other situations I’ve been in, this place is different. I’m excited.”Joey Votto hit a solo shot for the Reds, who have dropped four of five.Eflin (6-5) gave up two runs — one earned — and four hits. An injury-depleted bullpen missing seven relievers got eight outs, with Hector Neris finishing for his 13th save in 13 tries.Reds starter Tyler Mahle (2-6) cruised through the first four innings. But J.T. Realmuto led off the fifth with a single and Bruce followed with an opposite-field shot to left-center to give the Phillies a 2-1 lead.“He’s as good as I’ve seen him,” Phillies manager Gabe Kapler said of Bruce. “We’re lucky to have him right now.”Scott Kingery followed Bruce’s drive with a single and later scored when catcher Tucker Barnhart tried to pick him off third and made a wild throw for an error.The Phillies got an insurance run in the eighth on a throwing error by shortstop Jose Peraza trying to complete a double play. Cesar Hernandez and Bryce Harper hit consecutive singles before Jean Segura’s grounder to second base turned into a run.“We believe our guys will come through in that situation if we keep getting opportunities,” Reds manager David Bell said.Votto hit an opposite-field homer to left to give the Reds the lead in the first. Jose Iglesias’ RBI single in the sixth cut it to 3-2.Mahle allowed three runs — two earned — and four hits in five innings.“Other than one pitch Carlos Martinez Jersey , he was outstanding against a good lineup,” Bell said.JAY’S DAYBruce has homered in at least three straight games for the 14th time in his career and third instance this season. He has 18 homers and 37 RBIs in only 51 games.NEW SETUP MANVince Velasquez, a converted starter, fanned two in a perfect eighth for the Phillies. Velasquez began the season in the rotation but moved to the bullpen after six mostly ineffective starts.“It’s a big role,” Velasquez said. “I’m very optimistic about any type of role. I’m waiting for the call. It’s an honor to be in that role.”ROSTER MOVESThe Phillies recalled lefty Ranger Suarez from Triple-A Lehigh Valley and sent righty Yacksel Rios down.TRAINER’S ROOMReds: INF Alex Blandino played in his fourth rehab game at Triple-A Louisville. He’s returning from right knee surgery last July.Phillies: RHP Seranthony Dominguez was placed on the 10-day injury list with a right ulnar collateral ligament injury. … CF Adam Haseley was scratched from the lineup because of soreness in his left hip flexor.UP NEXTRHP Tanner Roark (4-4, 3.47 ERA) starts for the Reds and RHP Nick Pivetta (3-1, 6.14) goes for the Phillies on Saturday afternoon. Which prospects did we vote for last season, and how did they do in 2018? Let’s take a look."WhiteFanposts Fanshots Sections Twinkie Town Farm ReportSatire, Irreverence Lance Lynn Jersey , & Other HumorGame RecapsTwins Minor LeaguesTwinkie Town Community Prospect VotePre-Twinkie Town Prospect Vote 2019 prospect reviewNew,47commentsWhich prospects did we vote for last season, and how did they do in 2018? Let’s take a look. the list.Wander Javier - Lost a season to shoulder surgery.Brent Rooker - Promoted to Double-A Chattanooga and hit okay.Alex Kirilloff - Promoted to High-A Fort Myers and was one of the best hitters in the minors.Lewis Thorpe - Promoted to Triple-A and maintained an excellent K/BB ratio.Brudsar Graterol - Dominated Low-A ball at age 19.Akil Baddoo - Good season at Low-A Cedar Rapids.Blayne Enlow - Good season at Low-A Cedar Rapids.Tyler Jay - Another underwhelming season at Double-A.Mitch Garver - Starting catcher for the Twins after Jason Castro’s injury.LaMonte Wade - Good season in Triple-A, should debut in 2019.Gabriel Moya - Good year in the Twins bullpen,graduated the list.Zack Granite - Disappointing performance in injury marred season.John Curtiss - Pitched well in Triple-A but not MLB;still eligible.Yunior Severino - Played well in rookie ball.Felix Jorge - Injured, cut, and re-signed by the Twins; currently a minor league free agent.Lewin Diaz - Ugly season in High-A Fort Myers.Ben Rortvedt - Good season in High-A Fort Myers.Travis Blankenhorn - Still splitting time between second base and third base in A-ball.Luis Arraez - Good Double-A season after losing 2017 to injury.Andrew Bechtold - Struggled to hit in Low-A Cedar Rapids.Landon Leach - Pitched okay in rookie ball.Kohl Stewart - Made his MLB debut and was surprisingly effective; still ROY eligible.Jose Miranda - Good season in Low-A Cedar Rapids earned him a late promotion to High-A Fort Myers.Jake Cave - Starting CF for the Twins for much of the season; graduated this list.Tyler Wells - Earned a mid-year promotion to Double-A, where he was terrific.New faces for the 2019 vote will come from the draft (Trevor Larnach, Ryan Jeffers) Mark McGwire Jersey , via trade (Gilberto Celestino, Jorge Alcala, Luke Raley, Gabriel Maciel, Jhoan Duran) and international signings (Misael Urbina) as well as players within the organization who improved their play in 2018.I hope everyone enjoys the prospect review and takes a little time to vote. It helps to make the off season move along faster!