Sunday August 14th, 2016

Boston Red Sox right fielder Mookie Betts hit three home runs in a 16–2 win against the Arizona Diamondbacks on Sunday.

The 23-year-old finished the game hitting 4-for-5 with eight RBIs.

Betts started off his day hitting a line drive off of Zack Greinke that just cleared the Green Monster in left field. He again took Greinke deep in the second inning, before hitting a three-run homer off of reliever Adam Loewen in the fifth.

Betts has already recorded a three home runs in a game this season, doing so against the Baltimore Orioles on May 31. He is only the second player in Red Sox history to have multiple three-homer games in a season, joining Ted Williams.

He came into the game hitting .309/.349/.541 with 23 home runs and 76 RBIs.

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