(Audio courtesy of WEEI.com)
Will Middlebrooks recently joined WEEI's Mut and Merloni show to discuss a variety of topics including his wrist injury, the young phenom Jackie Bradley Jr. and the 2013 Red Sox spring training.
Here are some highlights from the near 13 minute interview.
Feels comfortable being a vocal leader without being tossed into a trashcan, awesome.
Playing less in spring training now that he's a starter
Loves John Farrell and the confidence he brings to the team (ignores Bobby V. question)
Admits to being more scared then in pain during
Impressed with Bradley Jr. and says JBJ is light years ahead of where he was at 22-years old
Napoli has crazy pop of his bat and the team watches him during BP in awe
Jonny Gomes is the Ray Lewis of baseball
The Red Sox are actually having fun at camp and it's not just a media driven story
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