Taking Stock of Struggles by Jackie Bradley Jr., Will Middlebrooks

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Taking Stock of Struggles by Jackie Bradley Jr., Will Middlebrooks
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Jackie Bradley Jr. endured another hitless game on Sunday, going 0-for-3 and thus extending his hitless run to 0-for-17. While the extent of his struggle has come as something of a surprise after his breathtaking spring training, however, the Red Sox did account for the possibility that he might face a challenging offensive transition to the big leagues when they made the decision to add him to the Opening Day roster. And it was in no small part because of the team’s confidence in Bradley’s ability to withstand a challenging introduction to the big leagues with a mature attitude that the team decided that the risks of having him start the year in the big leagues were acceptable...

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