Mark Bradley: The great Ronald Acuna is getting even greater

He’s first among qualifying National League hitters in batting average, slugging percentage and OPS. He leads in hits and total bases. He’s tied for second in home runs, tied for third in stolen bases. He leads in weighted runs created plus, a FanGraphs metric. He leads in WAR, as calculated by both FanGraphs and Baseball-Reference, by a position player. He’s Ronald Acuna. He’s great. He has been great since … well, since he signed with the Braves in July 2014. He was 16 then. He’s 23 now. He was MLB’s top prospect when he arrived in the majors. There should come a day — next Thursday, maybe? …

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HEDGE accordingly