Chaim Bloom finally made his move.
After weeks of murmurs that the Red Sox and Dodgers were moving in on a trade sending Mookie Betts to Los Angeles, the Sox' chief baseball officer has pushed his first signature transaction over the finish line. According to multiple reports, Boston is sending Betts and David Price to the Dodgers.
Multiple reports have outfielder Alex Verdugo headed to the Red Sox from LA. The 23-year-old Verdugo played in 106 games for the Dodgers last season, primarily manning center field. A lefty hitter, he finished 2019 with a .294 batting average and .817 OPS along with 12 homers.
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