Chicago Cubs’ Milton Bradley: Is It As Bad As It Looks?

July 6, 2009 by  

I have been paying a lot of attention to Milton Bradley in the box scores lately. 

His average has creeped up to .245, not a great number by any means, but better than the .208 he was at on June 9. 

Since then, he has hit safely in 17 of 23 games.  Starting June 10 and through June 21, he had a 10-game hitting streak.  His average jumped to .248.  He then went four games without a single hit. 

The thing is, in those four games, he only had eight official at-bats in 13 plate appearances.  His averaged dipped back down, but he still managed to raise his OBP four points.

Since June 23, he has had multiple walks in five of 12 games and has hit in all but two.  He has safel...

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