Jackie Bradley Jr.: A Short Story

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The last of this deadly trio is Jackie Bradley Jr, his story is not all roses like Bogaerts and Betts he's had trials and tribulations during his young career. Bradley Jr was drafted 40th overall 2011 draft with everyone assuming he was going to be the next big center fielder to grace the big leagues. He debuted in 2013 he always had the defense that was never an issue, but hitting came around pretty slow.

That resulted in a demotion for Bradley to figure out his swing. I think it's the best thing that could happen to him because the reality set in and he worked very to get where he is right now. In 2016, he has put it all together having a breakout year. He is hitting .331 with nine home runs and 37 RBIs and playing stellar defense patrolling