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Thursday, September 19, 2019

Should the Red Sox Trade Mookie Betts?

With Dave Dombrowski out and a new baseball operations guru presumably on the way in, the Red Sox are approaching a critical juncture. Chief among the priorities of Boston’s revamped front office will be dealing with 2018 AL MVP Mookie Betts, which could mean dealing Mookie Betts ahead of his contract year or trying to build one last team around him before he becomes a coveted free agent.

The question is simple, the answer is not: Should the Red Sox trade Mookie Betts this winter?

It strikes me as a lousy idea, but, if they’re being serious, the Giants have a player that (if the the Red Sox fan base offers the sort of pressure I expect) could result in the steal of the century…..

 

QLE Posted: September 19, 2019 at 12:42 AM | 4 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
  Tags: bad ideas, mookie betts, trade talk

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   1. snapper (history's 42nd greatest monster) Posted: September 19, 2019 at 11:13 AM (#5880712)
No.
   2. ERROR---Jolly Old St. Nick Posted: September 19, 2019 at 11:24 AM (#5880721)
It strikes me as a lousy idea, but, if they’re being serious, the Giants have a player that (if the the Red Sox fan base offers the sort of pressure I expect) could result in the steal of the century…..

Sure, why not?

YAZMATAZZ!

I'm Aaron Boone, and I approve this message.
   3. Barry`s_Lazy_Boy Posted: September 19, 2019 at 11:35 AM (#5880731)
dumb.
   4. Astroenteritis Posted: September 19, 2019 at 12:18 PM (#5880755)
No, followed by hell no.

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