Markus Lynn "Mookie" Betts is an American professional baseball right fielder for the Los Angeles Dodgers of Major League Baseball. He previously played for the Boston Red Sox
Markus Lynn Betts, his full name, was born on October 7, 1992 in Smyrna, Tennessee, who was given that name to have the initials 'MLB', which shows the taste for the sport that his parents had
Mookie Betts was the first player in history to receive 5 MLB awards in one season
He plays for the Los Angeles Dodgers of MLB. Betts’ previously played in MLB for the Boston Red Sox.
In 2018, he became the first player in MLB history to win the Most Valuable Player, Silver Slugger, Gold Glove, batting title, and World Series in the same season.
Mookie Betts’ net worth is approximately $50 million.
The Boston Red Sox selected Betts in the 5th round of the 2011 Major League Baseball draft with the 172nd overall pick. After protracted negotiations.
In 2018, Nick Cafardo of The Boston Globe published a column titled, “Mookie Betts or Mike Trout: Who gets the nod?” He compared Betts to Mike Trout, a then-two-time MVP widely considered the best player in baseball.
Here are the best highlights of Mookie Betts’ career:
– 4× All-Star (2016–2019)
– 3× Silver Slugger Award (2016, 2018, 2019)
– World Series champion (2018)
– AL MVP (2018)
– All-MLB Second Team (2019)