That is undoubtedly a billboard-hit troll job.
The candy music of a Dodgers World Collection win continues to be ringing within the ears of their followers, they usually arguably don’t have any participant to thank greater than Mookie Betts. Betts was infamously shipped west final 12 months to Los Angeles in a blockbuster deal that Boston continues to be crying into their chowder over.
So depart it to Dodgers followers to proceed pouring salt in Pink Sox followers’ wounds — this time, by means of billboard.
The billboard, posted by a Dodgers fan in junction with fan group Pantone 294, sits close to Fenway Park and can simply overtake the Citgo signal as probably the most well-known billboard within the Boston space.
Betts had one other MVP-caliber season within the shortened 2020 marketing campaign, amassing a 3.0 fWAR in simply 55 video games final 12 months. He completed second in MVP voting behind Freddie Freeman of the Braves.
The Betts deal was extensively (and rightfully) panned by followers and analysts alike; the Pink Sox in return obtained outfielder Alex Verdugo and prospects Jeter Downs and Connor Wong. Pitcher David Worth was additionally despatched from the Pink Sox to LA, however Worth opted out of the 2020 season.
Betts signed an enormous 12-year, $365 million contract extension with the Dodgers final 12 months, so LA followers can have loads of alternatives to remind Sawx followers of the commerce in years to return.