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Betts hits Little League home run in honor of LLWS

It's that time of year again! The Little League World Series is in full swing, with kids from all around the world descending on Williamsport, PA to play the game of baseball.Boston Red Sox outfielder Mookie Betts is apparently celebrating the occasion, by hitting Little League home runs in big league games:The Red Sox lost the game 5-4, but not for lack of hustle on Mookie's part.
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Mookie Betts Returns To Sox Lineup Tonight In Miami

(Boston Herald Photo)The dynamic young center-fielder of the Boston Red Sox, Mookie Betts, will be back in the team's lineup tonight in Miami. Betts has been on rehab assignment from a stint on the seven-day concussion disabled list. The 22-year old was red hot before he hit the DL, and is hitting .265 overall this year—with 10 HRs, 48 RBIs and 13 stolen bases. He has also almost...
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17 days ago  |  Discuss

Mookie Betts makes great catch, but turns double into homer

Well, this has to suck. In the sixth inning of Tuesday’s White Sox-Red Sox game at Fenway Park, Mookie Betts made an outstanding catch to rob Jose Abreu of extra bases. Then he fell over the outfield wall, lost control of the ball, and a replay review turned the third out into a two-run homer. If Betts simply let the ball drop, the play would have had a better result for the...
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July 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Mookie Betts Named AL Player Of The Week

AL Player Of The Week Mookie BettsMajor League Baseball announced today that Red Sox OF Mookie Betts has been named American League Player Of The Week. During the week, Mookie batted .581 with two HRs, two three-baggers, three two-baggers, seven RBIs and eight runs scored. Twice in that span, Betts missed hitting for the cycle by one hit. The 22-year old Betts had six multi-hit games...
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June 22, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Mookie Betts scores from second on nubber

  This embed is invalid   " /> What happens when you mix excellent speed with impressive instincts?   You get Mookie Betts. Betts showed off both his tools and his baseball sense Saturday in the Boston Red Sox’s 7-4 loss to the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium. The 22-year-old outfielder, who homered in the first inning, scored all the way from second...
June 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Mookie Betts’ Injury With Red Sox Not Expected To Require DL Stint

This embed is invalid" /> BOSTON — Mookie Betts understandably was sore Saturday morning. Betts ran full-speed into the outfield wall Friday night against the Toronto Blue Jays at Fenway Park, resulting in a lower back sprain that forced him out of the game and out of Saturday’s starting lineup. The injury isn’t expected to sideline the 22-year...
June 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Scout compares Mookie Betts to Deion Sanders

    This embed is invalid   " /> The Mookie Betts hype train isn’t slowing down.   The Boston Herald’s Michael Silverman recently caught up with some major league scouts to gather their opinions on Betts and Boston Red Sox shortstop Xander Bogaerts. Silverman found that while scouts really like both players, they absolutely love Betts, whose physical...
April 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Scout: Mookie Betts could be Red Sox's best player

Talent evaluators love Mookie Betts. Two scouts who follow the Red Sox told The Boston Globe’s Alex Speier, unsolicited, on Tuesday the idea that Betts could start the season in the minors simply is crazy talk. “Not have him as your center fielder and leadoff hitter? Are you kidding me?” one of the scouts told Speier. “This guy could be an All-Star. This guy could be...
March 11, 2015  |  Discuss

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