Tag: Mookie Betts

The Dodger gather around Clayton Kershaw en route to his second solid start in the 2020 World Series. (Image: AP)

Playing the Hot Hand: Picking the Dodgers to Win in Six

Before the 2020 World Series’ first pitch, I predicted the Dodgers would win in six. It wasn’t a tough call. The Dodgers were heavily favored, the best team in the COVID-shortened MLB regular season, and peaking at the right time coming back from a 3-1 deficit to a formidable Atlanta Braves […]

Mookie Betts is one of several Dodgers stars among the favorites to win World Series MVP honors. (Image: Tom Pennington/Getty)

Who’s the Favorite to Win World Series MVP? Depends Who You Ask

In most seasons, a handful of superstars dominate the World Series MVP discussion. But with the star-studded Los Angeles Dodgers taking on the Tampa Bay Rays – a team that has made a point of not having big names on its roster – the race is wide open heading into […]

LA Dodgers centerfielder Mookie Betts celebrates a home run against the Arizona Diamondbacks. (Image: Mark J. Rebilas/USA Today Sports)

Hot Teams: LA Dodgers (17-7) Best Record in MLB

The Los Angeles Dodgers started the shortened season with a 17-7 record, and are currently riding high on a six-game winning streak as the best team in baseball. No one else in the National League has more than 14 wins. Mookie Betts didn’t waste any time in impressing his new […]

LA Dodgers CF Mookie Betts during a Spring Training game. (Image: Harry How/Getty)

Two Dodgers, Bellinger and Betts, Lead NL MVP Betting

Betts or Bellinger? Or Yelich or Acuna? A pair of outfielders from the Los Angeles Dodgers lead the National League MVP race. DraftKings recently posted an update with Mookie Betts at 6/1 odds to win and Cody Bellinger at 7/1 odds to win the NL MVP. Milwaukee Brewers slugger Christian […]