Red Sox recall Mookie Betts, send Jackie Bradley Jr. to Triple-A
Bradley had struggled of late. Between July 26 and Aug. 12, he was 0 for 35. His batting average over the past four weeks is .179.
Betts was ranked the No. 62 prospect in baseball prior to the season. This will be his third stint in the big leagues this season.
Betts has batted .244 in 44 major-league at-bats. He split time between Triple-A Pawtucket and Double-A Portland this season, batting .346. He can play second base, shortstop, centerfield and rightfield.
- Dan Gartland