The guess here, based on all the reporting and sourcing we’ve got, is that yes, in fact, the Mookie Betts, David Price, Alex Verdugo trade is done, and it will be separate from the Twins/Dodgers deal. But just like all the big guns and paragons of trust and reliability in the MLB reporting universe, we can’t say for certain.

Chaim Bloom Playing Chicken Like Dom Torreto

Chaim Bloom knows this. He’s cool, he’s calm, and he’s staring down Friedman. Friedman has shown his hand, he doesn’t want to give up a single prospect. He wants to been seen as the master, and Bloom the student. He’s got deals with the Red Sox, the Twins, and the Angels. Bloom just has one deal to think to about. That’s why, apologizes to David Price, Bloom holds the trump card.

BREAKING: Mookie Betts & David Price Traded To The Dodgers

In a move anticipated for weeks the Boston Red Sox and Los Angeles Dodgers have to come to an agreement on trade for Mookie Betts Continue Reading

Mookie Betts To Padres More Likely By The Hour

All in all, Chaim Bloom has somehow managed to place himself in the Cat Bird’s seat in these negotiations. He is playing the Padres and Dodgers off each other expertly.

Dodgers Willing To Make A Betts

According to the incomparable Bob Nightengale of USA Today, the Dodgers and Red Sox have had preliminary discussions about a trade for Mookie Betts. Mookie Continue Reading