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Red Sox | Mookie Betts has sore right knee

Fri, 22 Jul 2016 17:42:37 -0700

Boston Red Sox OF Mookie Betts (knee) left the game against the Minnesota Twins Friday, July 22, because of right knee soreness. He is considered day-to-day and was replaced in right field by INF/OF Michael Martinez.

Fantasy Tip: Betts went 1-for-2 with a solo home run before leaving Friday's contest after the fourth inning. The 23-year-old is 8-for-14 with three homers in his last four games and is a viable option in all fantasy formats when healthy.

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Red Sox | Mookie Betts delivers in loss

Sat, 02 Jul 2016 20:50:25 -0700

Boston Red Sox OF Mookie Betts 3-for-5 with a solo home run, two doubles and two runs scored in a 21-2 loss to the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim Saturday, July 2.

Fantasy Tip: Betts has emerged as an all-around fantasy stud, and he should have a permanent spot in fantasy lineups in all formats.

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Red Sox | Mookie Betts has poor night

Mon, 27 Jun 2016 21:13:19 -0700

Boston Red Sox OF Mookie Betts went hitless in five at-bats with a run scored Monday, June 27, against the Tampa Bay Rays as his modest five-game hitting streak came to a close.

Fantasy Tip: Betts has emerged as a must-start fantasy option this season with his solid average, power and RBIs. Despite leading off, he has 54 RBIs and a strong .330 OPS.

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Red Sox | Mookie Betts rakes against BAL

Thu, 16 Jun 2016 09:51:36 -0700

Boston Red Sox OF Mookie Betts is 18-for-40 (.450) with 14 runs, nine extra-base hits and 12 RBI this season.

Fantasy Tip: Betts has raked against seemingly everyone this year, and he's a daily consideration in all formats.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: The Boston Globe - Peter Abraham

Red Sox | Two more hits for Mookie Betts

Wed, 15 Jun 2016 20:39:59 -0700

Boston Red Sox OF Mookie Betts went 2-for-5 with a run scored Wednesday, June 15, against the Baltimore Orioles to push his batting average to .291. He has hit safely in seven straight games.

Fantasy Tip: Betts is hitting .333 (11-for-33) with seven runs scored and two RBIs during his impressive streak. He leads off, so there aren't a ton of RBI opportunities, but he is getting on base and scoring plenty of runs for his fantasy owners.

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Red Sox | Hits in six straight for Mookie Betts

Tue, 14 Jun 2016 20:05:12 -0700

Boston Red Sox OF Mookie Betts went 1-for-4 with a double and run scored Tuesday, June 14, against the Baltimore Orioles. He has now hit safely in six consecutive games.

Fantasy Tip: Betts is hitting .321 (9-for-28) with six runs scored and two RBIs during the six-game run. He had a much longer streak last month, and he has really emerged as a must-start in all AL-only fantasy leagues and most mixed formats and DFS play as well.

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Red Sox | Mookie Betts launches two more HRs

Wed, 01 Jun 2016 21:44:44 -0700

Boston Red Sox OF Mookie Betts hit a pair of solo home runs Wednesday, June 1, against the Baltimore Orioles. He has five home runs over his past two games.

Fantasy Tip: Betts has managed four straight multi-hit games, posting a total of 10 runs scored and 10 hits over the past five outings. He has emerged as a must-start across the board in all fantasy formats and DFS. The power numbers might slow, but he is hitting for solid average, too.

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Red Sox | Mookie Betts swats three homers

Tue, 31 May 2016 21:18:25 -0700

Boston Red Sox OF Mookie Betts hit a career-high three home runs while driving in five runs Tuesday, May 31, against the Baltimore Orioles. He is the first Boston player to swat three homers in a game since former 3B Will Middlebrooks accomplished the feat April 7, 2013.

Fantasy Tip: Betts ranks second on the team in homers behind only David Ortiz, and he is now up to 40 RBIs on the season which is quite impressive considering his role in the leadoff spot. He is a must-start fantasy option across the board, and still quite the value in DFS.

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Red Sox | Mookie Betts sitting vs. Colorado

Thu, 26 May 2016 12:36:53 -0700

Boston Red Sox OF Mookie Betts is not in the starting lineup Thursday, May 26. OF Chris Young draws into the lineup and is starting in right field and batting seventh against Colorado Rockies SP Jon Gray Thursday.

Fantasy Tip: Betts has emerged as an elite fantasy contributor, and he tips the scales across all five standard categories. Thus far, he has 41 runs, nine home runs, 35 RBI, eight stolen bases and a .277/.318/.490 slash line. Young has gone just 5-for-29 against right-handed pitchers this season, and he should be viewed as a risky flier in daily contests Thursday.

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Red Sox | Mookie Betts has a big day

Sat, 21 May 2016 16:47:30 -0700

Boston Red Sox OF Mookie Betts hit two homers and drove in five runs Saturday, May 21.

Fantasy Tip: He has four homers and 14 RBI in his last 10 games as he has really turned it on. He's an upper-middle option in fantasy.

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