Originally posted on The Fantasy Fix  |  Last updated 3/1/13
Photo credit: Matthew J. Lee/The Boston Globe via Getty Images Jackie Bradley, Jr., performed very well in his first full professional season in 2012 after being drafted 40th overall in the 2011 Draft out of South Carolina. After only playing in 10 games in 2011, Bradley played 128 games last season – 67 in High-A ball and 61 in Double-A. At both levels Bradley displayed great plate discipline and an ability to hit for extra bases despite lacking top-of-the-light-pole power. Bradley, who’ll turn 23 on April 19, is listed at 5’10″ and 180 pounds. He is ranked in the top 40 prospects by Keith Law, Baseball America, Baseball Prospectus and MLB.com. His defense will be his main calling card in the majors, but he should be able to be an asset to your fantasy team once he gets the call to Yawkey Way. Bradley put up a .359/.480/.526 line at High-A Salem last year, a stat line that’s impressive but not so much when you realize he was 22 for most of the year and coming out of the SEC. But af...
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