Jackie Bradley Jr.'s daughter saw him on TV during an at-bat and gave him a pep talk
On Monday, the Red Sox beat the Orioles, 5-3. It wasn't until Tuesday, though, that we received video evidence of one of the reasons for their victory -- a pep talk of sorts between outfielder Jackie Bradley Jr. and his 2-year-old daughter, Emerson.
Bradley's wife, Erin, snapped the clip, and it's pretty convincing:
Bradley would walk twice during the game and notch both a run scored and an RBI. With that kind of adorable encouragement, how could any team not be motivated to win?
Perhaps Emerson is also partly responsible for Boston's great success this year. Consider her wardrobe:
Try not playing hard for that little face.