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Daily Red Sox Links: Mookie Betts, J.D. Martinez, David Price

Today’s links look at Mookie Betts’ awesomeness, J.D. Martinez’ defense, and a lot of travel for Bobby Poyner.

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Mookie Betts has been incredible in every facet of the game, but where he’s really making an impression is with his approach to the game. (Bill Koch; Providence Journal)

Count Rick Porcello among those who are absolutely floored by the Red Sox superstar. (Rob Bradford; WEEI)

There were some differing opinions on the J.D. Martinez signing, but it’s clear now that the Red Sox got the star they were looking for. (Evan Drellich; NBC Sports Boston)

It hasn’t just been the offense, either. He’s been better than expected in the field. (Peter Abraham; Boston Globe)

David Price has been trending in the wrong direction, and he may need to start using his curveball more. (Stephen Hewitt; Boston Herald)

Joe Kelly has been really good since his awful Opening Day, and much of that success has quietly come against left-handed hitting. (Jen McCaffrey; The Athletic) ($$)

After just one game back in the majors Bobby Poyner was optioned to Pawtucket on Saturday to make room for Eduardo Rodriguez. (Christopher Smith; Masslive)