Jackie Bradley

Boston Red Sox

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Hitter-At-A-Glance

Jackie Bradley has seen 4,158 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2013 and 2016.

In 2016, compared to how other hitters perform with similar pitches:
Against Fastballs (613 seen), he has had a steady approach at the plate (0.11 c) with a high likelihood to swing and miss (25% whiff/swing). When he connects (84 tracked), he generates above average power (92.9 mph average exit velocity) and sprays the ball to all fields (1.5° average spray angle).

Against Breaking Pitches (281 seen), he has had a steady approach at the plate (0.04 c) with a below average likelihood to swing and miss (26% whiff/swing). When he connects (40 tracked), he generates some serious pop (92.7 mph average exit velocity) and is a dead pull hitter (24.4° average spray angle).

Against Offspeed Pitches (138 seen), he has had a steady approach at the plate (-0.25 c) with a below average likelihood to swing and miss (23% whiff/swing). When he connects (33 tracked), he generates average power (84.5 mph average exit velocity) and has slight pull tendencies (16.3° average spray angle).