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Daily Red Sox Links: Chris Sale, Mookie Betts, Mitch Moreland

It’s All Star Game day. Chris Sale needs to get an extension. Now. Mookie Betts is incredible. Mitch Moreland gets set for his first All Star Game plus more on what some think is the best Red Sox team ever.

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Bryce Harper sure hit some home runs last night. Here are your All Star Game links.

Is this the best version of the Red Sox? (Zach Kram; The Ringer)

Here are some fun numbers from the first half. (Matthew Kory; The Athletic) ($$)

All Star Game starter Chris Sale shares his perspective on the Red Sox/Yankees rivalry. (Lauren Campbell; NESN)

Speaking of Sale, if the Red Sox don’t sign him to a long-term deal before he hits free agency, well that would be a bad move. (Nick Cafardo; Boston Globe)

There are not enough words to explain how good Mookie Betts is. (Chad Jennings; The Athletic) ($$)

No. Really. There aren’t. I could read these all day. (Alex Speier; Boston Globe)

Mitch Moreland is an All Star. Still adjusting to that. (Peter Abraham; Boston Globe)

Tyler Thornburg isn’t just pulling for his Red Sox teammates in the All Star Game. He’ll also be supporting former teammate Jeremy Jeffress. (Christopher Smith; MassLive)

Alex Cora was a big supporter of Blake Snell’s All Star case. (Christopher Smith; MassLive)

Jon Lester wants a reunion of sorts with the Red Sox. In the World Series. (Peter Abraham; Boston Globe)