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Dodgers, Yankees open as co-favorites for 2021 World Series

The 2020 World Series is a wrap and we have early 2021 World Series odds from DraftKings Sportsbook.

The Los Angeles Dodgers celebrate after defeating the Tampa Bay Rays 3-1 in Game Six to win the 2020 MLB World Series at Globe Life Field on October 27, 2020 in Arlington, Texas. Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images

The 2020 Major League Baseball season is a wrap and the Los Angeles Dodgers are your World Series champions. The Dodgers beat the Tampa Bay Rays in six games and Corey Seager took home the World Series MVP award after hitting .400 with two home runs and seven runs scored.

We now pivot to the 2021 season. While the NBA and NHL have to adjust their 2020-2021 seasons due to Covid-19, MLB is currently on track to start on time next spring. We await free agency and then spring training, but before then, DraftKings Sportsbook has a first look at 2021 World Series odds.

It’s no surprise the Dodgers and New York Yankees are co-favorites at +500. They have the top two payrolls in baseball and will have plenty of opportunities to reload this offseason. They’re followed by the San Diego Padres at +1100, and the Atlanta Braves and Tampa Bay Rays at +1200. All three of those teams are loaded with young talent.

Bringing up the rear with the worst odds for 2021 are the Detroit Tigers, Kansas City Royals, and Pittsburgh Pirates at +10000.

2021 World Series odds

Team Odds
Team Odds
LA Dodgers +500
NY Yankees +500
SD Padres +1100
ATL Braves +1200
TB Rays +1200
CHI White Sox +1500
MIN Twins +1500
HOU Astros +1800
OAK Athletics +1800
CLE Indians +2200
CHI Cubs +2500
CIN Reds +2500
PHI Phillies +3000
NY Mets +3300
STL Cardinals +3300
WAS Nationals +3500
LA Angels +4000
TOR Blue Jays +4000
MIL Brewers +4500
BOS Red Sox +5000
MIA Marlins +5000
COL Rockies +6600
ARI Diamondbacks +7000
BAL Orioles +7000
SF Giants +7000
SEA Mariners +8000
TEX Rangers +8000
DET Tigers +10000
KC Royals +10000
PIT Pirates +10000

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