Originally posted on RedSoxLife  |  Last updated 2/27/13
The Spring season is only a week old, and already, one prospect is heating up in the manager's eyes. Today, Boston Red Sox manager John Farrell alluded to saying that Jackie Bradley Jr could make the 25 man MLB roster. While we at RedSoxLife.com feel that Bradley, the Red Sox number two prospect in the organization, is talented, we also know that he is being blocked by starting center fielder Jacoby Ellsbury. So, are the Red Sox trying to trade Ellsbury? Could Bradley platoon in right or left field with Jonny Gomes or Shane Victorino? Or are we just reading into things? Take a look at comments made by manager on Farrell over the last week and make your own decision: “We were able to quickly see what everybody has raved about and the precision to his routs and jumps, that’s impressive." What this means: He can defend like Genghis Khan "It’s exciting to see that kind of polish for a young player." What this means: I wish I had his skills, and he is only 23. His prime is still 5 y...
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