Jackie Bradley Jr.

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Alex Reimer
June 20, 2018 - 2:30 pm
If Jackie Bradley Jr. hits himself out of the lineup, his glove and throwing arm will come with him. That’s why he should stay. Bradley made an incredible throw Tuesday in the Red Sox’ 6-2 loss to the Twins, gunning down Robbie Grossman at the plate in the eighth inning. Bradley hurled the ball...
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Rob Bradford
May 29, 2018 - 10:23 am
Patience and process do not come easy in the world of a Major League Baseball season. And when the environment that is Boston is thrown into the mix, good luck prioritizing the long-term view. Then there are players seemingly put on this planet just to challenge our will when it comes to obsessing...
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Jackie Bradley
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Ryan Hannable
May 17, 2018 - 3:14 pm
After sitting out all three games against the A's, Jackie Bradley Jr. is back in the lineup as he tries to get out of a massive slump at the plate. The center fielder will hit ninth against Orioles right-hander Kevin Gausman Thursday night at Fenway Park. This is a makeup game from the Patriots Day...
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Alex Reimer
May 16, 2018 - 3:21 pm
Red Sox manager Alex Cora didn’t confirm oft-injured reliever Carson Smith is out for the season during his weekly interview with Dale & Keefe Wednesday. But the skipper strongly hinted Smith, who was starting to pitch more regularly, will be out for a long time with his shoulder subluxation. “...
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Ryan Hannable
May 16, 2018 - 3:08 pm
Jackie Bradley Jr. will stay on the bench as he tries to work through his woes at the plate. The center fielder is out of the lineup for the sixth time in the last eight games, as the Red Sox go up against A's right-hander Trevor Cahill on Wednesday night at Fenway Park. J.D. Martinez will play...
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Ryan Hannable
May 14, 2018 - 3:16 pm
After returning for the final two games in Toronto over the weekend, Jackie Bradley Jr. is back on the bench. Bradley Jr. struggled for much of the road trip and sat out three games -- last Wednesday-Friday -- with the hope of rediscovering his swing, but then went 1-for-7 on Saturday and Sunday...
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Rob Bradford
May 12, 2018 - 12:11 pm
The Red Sox are hoping a little time off did Jackie Bradley Jr. a world of good. After sitting for the last three games, the Red Sox outfielder gets the start Saturday against Toronto righty Marco Estrada. Bradley Jr. has just a .178 batting average and .523 OPS since April 25, striking out 18...
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Rob Bradford
May 11, 2018 - 3:49 pm
For the third straight game, the Red Sox starting lineup will be without Jackie Bradley Jr. With righty Aaron Sanchez on the mound for the Blue Jays, Mitch Moreland gets another start in the Red Sox' series opener against the Blue Jays at Rogers Centre Friday night, putting J.D. Martinez back in...
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Ryan Hannable
May 10, 2018 - 3:18 pm
NEW YORK -- Manager Alex Cora is giving Jackie Bradley Jr. a few days to get his swing back. The Red Sox' center fielder is out for the second straight game, as he's in the midst of a 1-for-14 slump and uncomfortable stretch at the plate. As was the case Wednesday, Mookie Betts will take his place...
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Ryan Hannable
May 09, 2018 - 3:30 pm
NEW YORK -- In the midst of a 1-for-14 and 0-for-8 slump, Jackie Bradley Jr. will sit Wednesday night against the Yankees. In addition, the Red Sox will have a new-look outfield with him out, as J.D. Martinez will play right field instead of left field because of the confines of Yankee Stadium...
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