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Jackie Bradley Jr. experimenting with switch-hitting

Jackie Bradley Jr. hit lefthanded at Prince George (Va.) High, South Carolina, and with the Red Sox. But he has a little secret.

“I’ve been hitting lefty since I was about 8. But I’m a natural righty,” Bradley said Thursday. “I probably have more power righthanded. But when you’re younger, you don’t see a lot of lefthanded pitching. So I hit lefthanded.”

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