Hey, Red Sox Nation, have you started to take notice of the hottest hitter on your team right now? Not Betts, not Ortiz, not Boegarts.
It is none other than CF Jackie Bradley, Jr. (Prince George).
Yes, the same Jackie Bradley Jr who struggled to hit his weight for the longest time may be emerging right now as a permanent mainstay in the Red Sox OF. Things are finally coming together for the 26-yr old Bradley.
And now, he is truly on fire.
On April 24th, at Houston, Jackie Bradley Jr. went 2-6 with a double and 2 RBis in a Red Sox extra innings win. Since then, he has not stopped.
Bradley has now hit safely in 18 straight games.
Bradley’s hitting streak by the numbers:
106-number of points his batting average has improved during streak, .222 to .328
28-58-hits and at-bats during streak.
12: Number of extra base hits during his hitting streak. (5 doubles, 3 triples, 4 HRs.)
25: Number of RBIs during his hitting streak.
7: Number of multi-hit games during his hitting streak.
5: Number of consecutive multi-hit games he has, as of this posting.
14: Number of Red Sox wins during his hitting streak.