A week or two ago, when Mookie Betts recorded his 200th hit of 2016, I put together a post on 200-hit seasons in Boston Red Sox history. Well, I guess I should have waited a bit longer to hit publish on that one, because over the final weekend of the season a second Red Sox player achieved the mark! Dustin Pedroia ended up with 201 hits on the year, the second time in his career that he's topped 200 in a season.
Mookie Betts hit a career-high three homers and drove in five runs, and the Boston Red Sox cruised past the Baltimore Orioles 6-2 on Tuesday night to open a three-game lead in the AL East.
David Ortiz added two more RBIs to his torrid start in what he says will be his final season, Mookie Betts had two hits and drove in two runs and the Boston Red Sox beat the Toronto Blue Jays 6-4 on Saturday.
Hanley Ramirez hit a two-run homer, Mookie Betts had a pair of extra-base hits and David Ortiz also had two hits Saturday to help the Boston Red Sox beat the first-place New York Yankees 5-3.
Boston Red Sox fans have a newfound sympathy for the Dallas Cowboys after outfielder Mookie Betts had a Dez Bryant moment during Tuesday night’s game against the White Sox. With Chicago up 5-2 in the top of the sixth, Jose Abreu hit...