Daily Red Sox Links: The Mookie Betts Edition

Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports

Today's links cover the major news of the weekend, the Mookie Betts promotion.

Obviously, the big story over the weekend was the promotion of Mookie Betts. Alex Speier looks at some of the fallout of that decision. (Alex Speier; WEEI.com)

John Farrell was sure to emphasize that Betts should not be regarded as a savior. (Jason Mastrodonato; Masslive.com)

In Steve Buckley's opinion, the move is a sign of desperation. (Steve Buckley; Boston Herald)

There's one guy in particular who will likely lose playing time with Betts on the roster. (Tim Britton; Providence Journal)

Along with his mailbag, Chad Finn shares his thoughts on the promotion. (Chad Finn; Boston.com)

Buster Olney writes that Betts' arrival exemplifies a new strategy for the Red Sox. (Buster Olney; ESPN Boston) ($$$)

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