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Change of cleats, change of fortune for D-backs' Bradley

Archie Bradley is off to a tremendous start to his career. The 22-year-old beat Clayton Kershaw, nearly beat Madison Bumgarner, and then Wednesday night he beat former All-Star Yovani Gallardo. He has a 1.45 ERA through his first three starts.Wednesday night he got into some trouble in the first inning though. He got out of a based-loaded jam with only one run scoring, and then he...
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Rangers miss opportunities in loss to Diamondbacks

Archie Bradley heard the bullpen phone ring, saw the activity behind the fence down the left field line. His third career start was not going well and a quick exit appeared to be on the horizon. But after trying to be too fine in the strike zone, the Arizona rookie right-hander began pumping in strikes and ended up picking up a gut-check victory. Bradley shook off a shaky start to...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Effectively-wild Bradley leads Arizona to 8-5 win over Texas

PHOENIX (AP) Archie Bradley shook off a shaky start to pitch six effective innings, lifting the Arizona Diamondbacks to an 8-5 win over the Texas Rangers on Wednesday night. Bradley (2-0) walked five in the first three innings, including one that scored a run, but proved to be effectively wild, holding the Rangers to a run and two hits. He is the fifth pitcher since 1914 to allow...
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Diamondbacks move up pitcher Bradley to No. 8 in lineup

PHOENIX (AP) The Arizona Diamondbacks have batted their pitcher in the eighth spot for the second time in franchise history. Rookie Archie Bradley hit eighth against the Texas Rangers on Wednesday night, with shortstop Nick Ahmed in the No. 9 spot. Manager Chip Hale said it was so the Diamondbacks could give Paul Goldschmidt more opportunities to have runners on base in front of...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Archie Bradley’s Peculiar Debut

Let’s follow a tried-and-true format, unimaginative as it is. I’ll throw in a twist. There’s the imaginative part. The good! Archie Bradley, so far, has made two starts in the major leagues. He’s faced maybe the best team in baseball, and last year’s World Series champion. He’s allowed a total of five hits and two […]
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

2015 Fantasy Baseball: Week 2 Rookie Report

View image | All stats listed as of 8:00 p.m. central time Thursday. Archie Bradley made his first Major League start Saturday against the Dodgers, and it was nothing short of a success. The 22-year-old pitched six scoreless innings with six strikeouts and four walks while allowing only one hit. Overall it was a very good debut for a rookie, especially against...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Arizona Diamondbacks Edge Past the Los Angeles Dodgers with a Walk-off

Arizona Diamondbacks starting pitcher Archie Bradley throws against the Los Angeles Dodgers during the first inning of a baseball game Saturday, April 11, 2015, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/The Arizona Republic, David Kadlubowski) After losing their first series 2-1 to the San Francisco Giants, the Arizona Diamondbacks were looking to bounce back and defeat the Dodgers at home, and that...
Via The Sports Journal
12 days ago  |  Discuss

What To Watch With Archie Bradley

The dynasty community has been down on Archie Bradley ever since a truly disastrous 2014 campaign when he devolved from a potential rotation candidate in spring training, to posting a 4.65 ERA over 79 innings between AA and AAA last season. The strikeouts (8.05 K/9) were still there for Bradley, but his control issues (5.15 BB/9) and 1.52 WHIP were enough to scare off even his...
Via Baseball Professor
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Trevor Cahill Trade Should Open Door For Archie Bradley

The Arizona Diamondbacks are on the cusp of dealing veteran pitcher Trevor Cahill to the Atlanta Braves in exchange for prospects. The Braves are expected to take on half of the $12 million owed to Cahill for the 2015 season in order to complete the deal. The omission of Cahill in the D’backs rotation should open the door for prospect Archie Bradley to finally break camp with...
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22 days ago  |  Discuss

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