Mookie Betts RUMORS & NEWS

  • Alex Verdugo, key piece in Mookie Betts deal, boosting Red Sox "J.D. Martinez, Xander Bogaerts and Rafael Devers all received votes in’s latest MVP-frontrunner poll, but another Red Sox hitter is beginning to gain attention for his strong start: Alex Verdugo. Verdugo, who was the centerpiece of last year’s trade that..." April 30

  • Mookie Betts: MLB ‘Made Right Decision’ Moving All-Star Game

    Complex "The dust from MLB deciding to move this summer’s All-Star Game out of Atlanta settled a while ago. But three weeks after commissioner Rob Manfred made the bold call to pull the game out of Georgia following the state’s enactment of onerous voting laws, one of baseball’s..." April 22

  • Mookie Betts drilled by pitch, status TBD

    Dodgers Nation "Adding injury to the insult of a 3-4 loss, in the 9th inning on Monday night, Dodgers’ right fielder Mookie Betts took a 96 mile-per-hour fastball to his right forearm and dropped to the floor writhing in pain for a few minutes. He remained in the game to run — albeit only..." April 20

  • Mookie Betts (arm) out vs. Mariners

    TSN "The World Series champion Los Angeles Dodgers will be without the services of outfielder Mookie Betts on Tuesday afternoon for a matinee with the Seattle Mariners. Betts, 28, was hit by a pitch on his right wrist area in the ninth inning of Monday night's 4-3 loss to the..." April 20

  • Los Angeles ‘dodges a bullet’ with Mookie Betts injury

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  • More drama for Dodgers-Padres series, Clayton Kershaw and Mookie Betts

    ESPN "Friday's game lasted five hours, spanned 12 innings and included 17 pitchers. Saturday's game came down to a centimeter. That, pretty much, was the distance between Petco Park's outfield grass and the baseball that bulged out of Mookie Betts' glove,..." April 18

  • Dodgers' Mookie Betts still out Friday

    CBS Sports "The 28-year-old was previously expected to be in the lineup Friday after being withheld from Wednesday's lineup with back stiffness, and he needs more time to recover coming off Thursday's scheduled off day.  " April 09

  • Mookie Betts dealing with stiff back; Cody Bellinger still out "The Dodgers are monitoring a pair of situations that have the potential to dramatically impact their season. As expected, Cody Bellinger, who has been dealing with a sore calf, was not in Wednesday’s lineup against the A’s in Oakland. Right fielder Mookie..." April 08

  • Mookie Betts, Cody Bellinger Top MLB Jersey Sales List

    SI "Dodgers stars Mookie Betts and Cody Bellinger sit atop Major League Baseball's list of the highest-selling jerseys entering Opening Day on Thursday.  Betts and Bellinger lead the list of sales from the MLB online store since the conclusion of the 2020 World..." March 31

  • Dodgers fans troll Red Sox with 'Thank you for Mookie Betts' billboard

    Mass Live "There’s a new billboard outside Fenway Park just in time for Opening Day, but Red Sox fans might want to avert their eyes when they pass it this summer. Alexander Soto, a Dodgers fan and the CEO of Pantone 294, a large Dodgers fan group, purchased the billboard atop Sal’s..." March 22

  • Mookie Betts Thought He'd Be With the Red Sox For Life

    The Big Lead "Mookie Betts is a very high-level Major League Baseball player. Some might point to his two World Series rings, five Gold Gloves, four Silver Sluggers and one MVP award to make that case. If you have a player like that you should do whatever you can to keep him. The Boston Red Sox did..." March 16

  • Mookie Betts satisfied with 1st Dodgers season: 'It got the job done'

    The Score "To Mookie Betts, there's only one way to measure success. And although he described his first season with the Los Angeles Dodgers as merely "serviceable," Betts said he achieved success in 2020 by winning a World Series championship. "It got the job..." February 27

  • Jackie Bradley Jr. has sad Instagram post after Red Sox trade

    Larry Brown Sports "It was not that long ago that the Boston Red Sox appeared to have the most promising young outfield in baseball, but the unit is now one free agent signing away from being completely dismantled. Jackie Bradley Jr. reminded Red Sox fans of that with a bittersweet social media post on..." February 11

  • Mets Trade Positions Francisco Lindor for Mookie Betts-Esque Boost in NL

    Bleacher Report "In 2021, the role of Mookie Betts may be played by Francisco Lindor. Granted, Lindor isn't in exactly the same boat now that Betts was in last February. Whereas the latter found himself with the Los Angeles Dodgers by way of a blockbuster trade from..." January 08

  • Mookie Betts engaged to Brianna Hammonds after 15 years of dating

    Page Six "Mookie Betts hit a home run. The Los Angeles Dodges star, 28, is engaged to Brianna Hammonds, his girlfriend of 15 years. “Brianna has been by my side since we were teenagers,” Betts told People. “Together we’ve grown mentally, physically, and..." January 08

  • Mookie Betts to LeBron James on Dream Ownership Group: 'Count Me In'

    Bleacher Report "Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Mookie Betts expressed interest in an idea floated by NBA superstar LeBron James to create a group to purchase the WNBA's Atlanta Dream.  James posted the proposal early Wednesday after Dream co-owner Kelly Loeffler, a Republican..." January 06

  • Sorry, Freddie Freeman, Mookie Betts Is the Real 2020 NL MVP

    Bleacher Report "Mookie Betts is the 2020 National League Most Valuable Player.  That's not literally true. Atlanta's Freddie Freeman won the award Thursday, earning 28 out of 30 first-place votes from the Baseball Writers' Association of America. Freeman..." November 13