Up to date odds for all teams in the MLB to become the winner of the coveted Baseball World Series Trophy and Baseball Immortality.
The 2021 Major League Baseball (MLB) regular season started on April 1 and ends on October 3. The World Series is scheduled to begin on October 26 and a potential Game 7 is set for November 3.
World Series Winner Odds
What happened in 2020?
The Los Angeles Dodgers won the 2020 World Series, their first title since 1988, as they beat the Tampa Bay Rays 3-1 in Game 6 to win the 2020 World Series by 4-2.
The Dodgers were the National League champions, with the Atlanta Braves finishing as runners-up. The Rays were the American League champions, with the Houston Astros finishing as runners-up.
The season was reduced from the normal 162-game schedule to a 60-game schedule as a consequence of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. The postseason was expanded to include eight teams from each league.
This was the Dodgers’ first World Series title since 1988, and the seventh Dodgers World Series win in franchise history (1955, 1959, 1963, 1965, 1981, 1988, 2020).
* Baseball odds correct at the time of writing. All MLB World Series odds are subject to fluctuations.
Frequently Asked Questions
Who won the 2020 MLB World Series?
In 2020, the 116th edition, the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Rays 3-1 in Game 6 to win their the by 4-2. This marked the Dodgers' first World Series title since 1988, and the seventh Dodgers World Series win in franchise history (1955, 1959, 1963, 1965, 1981, 1988, 2020).
Which baseball team has been the most successful in World Series history?
The New York Yankees lead the way with 27 World Series wins. They have more than double the title wins of any other team.
New York Yankees – 27
St. Louis Cardinals – 11
Boston Red Sox – 9
Oakland Athletics – 9
San Francisco Giants – 8
Los Angeles Dodgers – 7
Who are the favorites for the 2021 World Series?
The Los Angeles Dodgers are favorites to retain the title according to the odds with the leading sportsbooks, with their most likely challengers seen to be the New York Yankees.
The other major contenders according to the betting odds are the San Diego Padres, Atlanta Braves, Chicago White Sox and New York Mets.