Mookie Betts slugs his first major league home run

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Red Sox prospect Mookie Betts hit a fifth-inning two-run shot over Fenway Park’s Green Monster for his first major league homer on Wednesday night against the Cubs …

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Betts was drafted as a middle infielder and his outfield defense has looked shaky so far in Boston, but the 21-year-old sure can hit. He had a .345/.437/.520 slash line this season in the minors before his June 28 callup.