Jackie Bradley

Boston Red Sox

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Hitter-At-A-Glance

Jackie Bradley has seen 4,637 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 (876 seen), he has had a steady approach at the plate (0.09 c) with a high likelihood to swing and miss (24% whiff/swing). When he connects (120 tracked), he generates average power (92.3 mph average exit velocity) and sprays the ball to all fields (1.9° average spray angle).

Against Breaking Pitches (412 seen), he has had a steady approach at the plate (-0.02 c) with a league average likelihood to swing and miss (29% whiff/swing). When he connects (59 tracked), he generates some serious pop (92.5 mph average exit velocity) and is a dead pull hitter (23.2° average spray angle).

Against Offspeed Pitches (223 seen), he has had a steady approach at the plate (-0.27 c) with a below average likelihood to swing and miss (23% whiff/swing). When he connects (44 tracked), he generates average power (85.1 mph average exit velocity) and sprays the ball to all fields (13.9° average spray angle).