In a season full of promise and anchored by the David Price signing, in which we expected so much of the Red Sox just to see them get bounced out of the playoffs without a single win, we look for silver linings wherever we can find them. Like Mookie Betts earning the first of what I’m guessing will be, like, four million Gold Glove awards.
Watching the Mookster defy gravity at every turn in right field was one of the pure joys from the 2016 season. And one of the few things that’s gonna get us all through another chilly winter.
Congrats, Mookie. Once again, you leave us little reaction other than: