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Scattered Thoughts on the Hunter Renfroe/Jackie Bradley Jr. trade

Right before the clock struck midnight and the owners decided to impose a lockout on the players that came with it a freeze of all transactions, the Boston Red Sox got one more move out of their system via trade. Out of nowhere they sent Hunter Renfroe to the Milwaukee Brewers in exchange for old friend Jackie Bradley Jr. as well as prospects Alex Binelas and David Hamilton. Here are some scattered thoughts on the deal.
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Milwaukee Brewers acquire Hunter Renfroe from Boston Red Sox, unload remainder of Jackie Bradley Jr.’s contract

About an hour after Major League Baseball owners officially voted to lock out the players beginning at midnight on December 2, David Stearns and Matt Arnold swung a notable trade right at the buzzer. Right fielder Hunter Renfroe is coming to Milwaukee from the Boston Red Sox, who are receiving Jackie Bradley Jr. as well as infield prospects Alex Binelas and David Hamilton.
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Sox bring back JBJ, trade Renfroe to Brewers

Get ready to welcome Jackie Bradley Jr. back to Fenway Park. The Boston Red Sox announced Wednesday night they're bringing back the Gold Glove center fielder in a trade with the Milwaukee Brewers. Hunter Renfroe, who manned right field for Boston in 2021, will be shipped to Milwaukee in the deal.
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Tomase: Explaining the thinking behind shocking JBJ trade

The news appeared late Wednesday night, and it left fans scrambling for blue checkmarks: Were the Red Sox really bringing back Jackie Bradley Jr.?. Indeed they were. Before the clock struck midnight on the old CBA and a lockout began, the Red Sox traded outfielder Hunter Renfroe to the Brewers for Bradley and a pair of prospects.
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Making sense of the Red Sox trading Hunter Renfroe for Jackie Bradley Jr.

Why the Red Sox traded Hunter Renfroe for Jackie Bradley Jr. The Boston Red Sox swung a stunning trade just ahead of the lockout that went into effect at midnight to bring a familiar face back from the National League. No, it’s not the guy they shipped to the Dodgers, although he is an outfielder who was a part of that same championship core from 2018.
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Brewers: OF Jackie Bradley Jr. Reportedly Set to Return in 2022

While the dust probably hasn’t even settled from the Atlanta Braves’ celebration of their 2021 World Series win last night, the Milwaukee Brewers have already shown that they are in offseason mode with an eye to 2022. Earlier today, it was reported that the Brewers were making their first splash,...
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JBJ expected to return; García to test FA

MILWAUKEE -- Outfielder Jackie Bradley Jr. will exercise a player option in his contract to return to the Brewers for 2022, according to reporting from MLB Network insider Jon Heyman, but Avisaíl García has informed the Brewers he will decline his half of a mutual option and test the free-agent market, a source told MLB.com on Thursday.
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Jackie Bradley Jr. Reportedly Exercises $9.5M Brewers Contract Option for 2022

Coming off a hugely disappointing 2021 season, Jackie Bradley Jr. has exercised his $9.5 million option to stay with the Milwaukee Brewers, per Jon Heyman of MLB Network and Audacy Sports. Bradley had a prolonged free-agent period last offseason before signing a two-year, $24 million deal with the Brewers on...
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3 players the Athletics should target this offseason

The Oakland Athletics and their fans have to be the most frustrated fan base in Major League Baseball. The Athletics always have a talented team but it seems that their front office never wants to spend money to keep them together. They had a disappointing season last year where they failed to make the playoffs. Oakland finished in third place in the AL West with a 86-76 record. Oakland couldn’t seem to get it together late into the season when they needed to make a playoff run.
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Brewers: A Closer Look At Jackie Bradley Jr.’s Struggles At The Plate

Jackie Bradley Jr. has never been a guy that you expect to compete for a batting title. Prior to this season with the Brewers, he was a career .236 hitter with abilities in the outfield that few others possessed. His offense was serviceable enough to keep him in the lineup everyday and he let his glove do the most of the talking.
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Brewers: JBJ’s struggles could be disaster for outfield moving forward

When the Brewers signed Jackie Bradley Jr. this offseason, they envisioned an enormously productive and deep outfield with the demand for each outfielder getting more at-bats than the Brewers had to give. Instead, centerfield almost looks like a need at the Trade Deadline as Lorenzo Cain has battled injuries and...
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Brewers to Sign Jackie Bradley Jr to Two-Year Contract

Brewers GM David Stearns made another late night splash in the free agent market. First reported by Julian McWilliams, and then confirmed by Jeff Passan, the Brewers are adding another Gold Glove outfielder to the mix, signing Jackie Bradley Jr to a two-year deal worth $24 million that includes a player option for 2022.
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WATCH: JBJ turns wild double play for Brewers

Jackie Bradley Jr. is still doing Jackie Bradley Jr. things. The former Boston Red Sox center fielder made one of his wild highlight-reel plays again Thursday night for the Milwaukee Brewers. On what looked like a home run by Pittsburgh Pirates outfielder Ben Gamel, Bradley faked everyone out with a routine grab and gunned out the runner at first for a double play.
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Jackie Bradley Jr. starts new with Milwaukee but can't let go of Boston

PHOENIX — This was hardly the money or contract Jackie Bradley Jr. envisioned when he hit the free-agent market, much less the destination. Yet, with only three weeks remaining before opening day, Bradley found himself Monday wearing a uniform other than the Boston Red Sox for the first time in his major-league career, signing a two-year, $24 million contract with an opt-out after the season.
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Milwaukee Brewers officially announce signing of CF Jackie Bradley Jr.

The Milwaukee Brewers believe they have room for more than one Gold Glove-winning center fielder in their outfield. Milwaukee finalized its $24 million, two-year contract with Jackie Bradley Jr., whose deal allows him to opt out after one season and $13 million to become a free agent again. It also includes a mutual option that could make it worth $28 million over three seasons.
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