In today’s links, Jackie Bradley Jr. is working on his hitting, Matt Barnes is the star of the bullpen and Chris Sale hasn’t been fully healthy this season.

Jackie Bradley Jr. is in a familiar situation in terms of his offense. (Alex Speier; Boston Globe)

We all know Matt Barnes has been getting outs effectively this season but what has been the key? (John Tomase; NBC Sports Boston)

Even Chris Sale can’t be an ace when he’s not 100 percent. (Alex Reimer; WEEI)