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LEADING OFF: Bradley has 25-game hit streak, Stanton slumps

A look at what's happening all around the majors today:

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STREAKING

Jackie Bradley Jr. takes a 25-game hitting streak into Boston's matchup at Fenway Park against Indians righty Trevor Bauer. The longest hitting string in Red Sox history is 34 games by Dom DiMaggio — his brother, Joe, holds the big league record of 56 games in a row.

STUCK

Marlins star Giancarlo Stanton will try again to make solid contact when Miami host righty Joe Ross and the Nationals. Stanton is in a 4-for-45 rut that has dropped his batting average to .214, and he's struck out 12 times in the past four games. He has 11 homers, but only one RBI since May 6.

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