The Crimson Sox and Dodgers have reportedly agreed upon a trade that would send superstar outfielder Mookie Betts, left-hander David Price and hard cash to Los Angeles, in accordance to ESPN’s Jeff Passan. The deal, which is pending medicals, consists of the Twins as a 3rd group and could induce a separate trade involving the Dodgers and Angels, in accordance to The Athletic’s Ken Rosenthal.
In return for Betts and Price, Boston is expected to acquire a deal headlined by youthful Dodgers outfielder Alex Verdugo, per Rosenthal. The Crimson Sox are also acquiring 21-yr-aged appropriate-hander Brusdar Graterol from the Twins, who are selecting up appropriate-hander Kenta Maeda from Los Angeles.
Examination: What the Betts deal means for the Dodgers, Crimson Sox
Through the offseason, the Crimson Sox have been open to permitting go of Betts, who is owed $27 million in 2020. Betts won AL MVP honors in 2018