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FYI: Jackie Bradley Jr. hasn't been hitting for a while now

First half of 2016: .296Second half of 2016: .233Average last August: .198Average last September: .237Average in 2016 post-season: .100Average this spring: .179

Former Gamecock Jackie Bradley Jr. on Sports Illustrated cover

Former South Carolina baseball star Jackie Bradley Jr. is on the cover of Sports Illustrated. The Boston Red Sox outfielder is on one of three covers of the MLB preview edition of the magazine. Bradley Jr. hit 26 homers last year with the Red Sox, batting .267. The post Former Gamecock Jackie Bradley Jr. on Sports Illustrated cover appeared first on SEC Country.
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Bradley aims to cut down K's, be less streaky

Jackie Bradley Jr. isn't one to fuss about numbers, but 143 is the one he'd love to reduce. That is how many times the Red Sox's center fielder struck out last season, even as he became an All-Star for the first time.
6 days ago

The top 10 MLB center fielders headed into spring training 2017

There is very little that is as exciting as seeing a truly elite center fielder apply his craft. It is a position that has housed many of the greatest talents in the history of the game, as names such as Mays, Mantle, DiMaggio, Cobb and Griffey have made it home, and that is only the very tip of a substantially talented iceberg. In today’s game, there continues to be a legendary...
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Jackie Bradley Jr. Says Red Sox Being Close-Knit ‘Makes Us A Good Team’

Boston Red Sox center fielder Jackie Bradley Jr. had a breakout season in 2016. Bradley was named to his first All-Star team while playing otherworldly defense in center field that included 13 outfield assists. Bradley admitted earlier in the week that the 2016 season was the first time he had ever felt like part of the team, and the All-Star center fielder told NESN’s Tom Caron...
January 21, 2017  |  Discuss

Jackie Bradley Jr. Reveals Jersey Change, Will Wear No. 19 For Red Sox

After a career year in 2016, Jackie Bradley Jr. is changing things up in 2017. The Boston Red Sox center fielder revealed Friday he’s changing his uniform number from No. 25 to No. 19. He made the announcement in unorthodox fashion, signing his new number on the wall of an elevator at Boston’s Hotel Commonwealth. .@JackieBradleyJr stopped by to sign our elevator today &...
January 20, 2017  |  Discuss

Jackie Bradley Jr., Red Sox Agree To One-Year Contract Worth Reported $3.6M

The Boston Red Sox took another step toward solidifying their 2017 roster Friday. The Red Sox agreed to terms with seven players on one-year contracts for the 2017 season. Shortstop Xander Bogaerts, outfielder Jackie Bradley Jr., infielder Brock Holt, catcher Sandy Leon, and relief pitchers Joe Kelly, Robbie Ross Jr. and Tyler Thornburg all settled with the club, avoiding salary...
January 13, 2017  |  Discuss

Jackie Bradley Jr. Made One Blatantly Simple Adjustment To Bust His Slump

The month of August hasn’t been kind to Jackie Bradley Jr. The Boston Red Sox’s All-Star center fielder has been mired in a month-long slump, batting just .176 in 27 starts since Aug. 1. But Wednesday, he provided a jolt in Boston’s 8-6 comeback victory over the Tampa Bay Rays at Fenway Park, going 3-for-4 with a home run, two runs and two RBIs. Asked after the game if he...
August 31, 2016  |  Discuss

Jackie Bradley, Jr. experiencing breakout campaign, but how?

In a season that certainly hasn’t lacked for intriguing storylines, one of the more remarkable situations thus far in 2016 has been the not-so-subtle emergence of Jackie Bradley, Jr. While the Boston Red Sox were expected to return to prominence after a noisy offseason, Bradley, Jr. was something of a wild card heading into the year, with a spot in the outfield no guarantee for...
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May 24, 2016  |  Discuss

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