Jackie Bradley

Boston Red Sox

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Hitter-At-A-Glance

Jackie Bradley has seen 5,114 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 (1,158 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 (154 tracked), he generates average power (92.1 mph average exit velocity) and has slight pull tendencies (3.7° average spray angle).

Against Breaking Pitches (524 seen), he has had a steady approach at the plate (-0.03 c) with a league average likelihood to swing and miss (30% whiff/swing). When he connects (68 tracked), he generates above average power (92.1 mph average exit velocity) and is a dead pull hitter (22.9° average spray angle).

Against Offspeed Pitches (289 seen), he has had a steady approach at the plate (-0.22 c) with a below average likelihood to swing and miss (24% whiff/swing). When he connects (52 tracked), he generates average power (85.4 mph average exit velocity) and has slight pull tendencies (14.9° average spray angle).