Mookie Betts commerce talks have regained some steam. According to The Athletic, the Sox and Padres have talked a couple of potential commerce for the four-time All-Star and 2018 MVP.
In response to the report, the Padres have mentioned sending a bundle that would come with a major quantity of prospects and outfielder Wil Myers to the Crimson Sox. San Diego signed Manny Machado to a blockbuster deal final season and consider their younger core, which incorporates Fernando Tatis Jr., will develop into cornerstone gamers, whereas Machado, 27, continues to be in his prime. Including Betts to the combination would definitely make the membership a pressure within the NL West, however at what price?
Betts desires to enter into free company on the finish of 2020, and the Padres may doubtlessly simply have a rental for a yr at $27 million.