March 3, 2021

Dodgers: Andrew Friedman Talks About Mookie Betts’ Fit with Club (Dodgers Nation)

On Wednesday the Dodgers officially introduced Mookie Betts and David Price to LA media at Dodger Stadium. As the organization went “full-court press” and brought out most, if not all the stadium staff as part of the welcome party, it was clear that the Dodgers are very happy to have the new guys in town.

Moreover, with his impending free agency, some of the showing of support and excitement probably had an added message for Mookie Betts…

We like you, please re-sign with us after the season.

Assumptions aside, there is more than enough reason for excitement — the Dodgers picked up two exceptional players. Most importantly, they picked up the second-best player in baseball (by WAR) from the past five years. And LA’s president of baseball operations couldn’t be more excited.

He’s elite in every facet of the game. The way he can impact a game on the bases, defensively, in the batter’s box… he’s one of the best players in all of baseball. He’s a complete player in that respect, so adding him to an otherwise talented group of position players is something that’s going to make us…

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