This Dodgers team had piled up and everyone knew it.
Many saw it coming but it’s still hard to believe how good the Dodgers have been.
His current record is 80-34 and he is six games ahead of the rest of MLB for the best record.
Anything less than a World Series championship would be disappointing for LA.
Many say manager Dave Roberts This bid in the off-season placed an unnecessary goal on his back.
— sportskeeda baseball (@sportskeeda_mlb) 24 March 2022
But, his team has responded to this comment and is playing at the championship level.
Since the All-Star break, the Dodgers are 20-4 and have won 13 of their last 14 matches.
Los Angeles scored to MLB and the team is at the forefront of Ops.
Those teams are also in the top three in the National League in terms of batting average, hits and home runs.
Freddie Freeman owns a Major League lead in hits (140) and doubles (37). The last Major Leaguer to lead in both categories at the end of a season was Matt Carpenter in 2013.
— Dodger Insider (@DodgerInsider) 13 August 2022
But, his elite hits aren’t the only thing that lets him go.
They also carry the lowest team ERA and WHIP in MLB with 2.88 and 1.06 respectively.
Even with your stop starter in the year, walker buehlerSidelined for most of the season.
This team is as good on the road as it is at home.
Of his 80 victories, 40 have come at home and 40 on the road.
They are heading towards another 100+ win season.
He has three pitchers in each of the top five in MLB in victories.
With Gonsolin being the true breakout player with 14 wins and 2.24 ERAs.
The Dodgers’ consistency also stemmed from their top three hitters.
The aforementioned Bates, Freeman and Turner, are all perennial All-Stars and provide L.A. with one of the most dangerous three-headed monsters in recent memory.
NL Pennant . race for
In the National League standings, the Dodgers lead the New York Mets by six games.
As they close in on the number one seed in the new MLB playoffs, the Mets and defending champion Atlanta Braves seem like the only true challengers on the way.
The Mets have good pitching but their lineup is not as talented as the Dodgers.
While Brave is a well balanced team led by MVP candidate Austin Riley,
LA’s run differential is +251 which is 130 runs more than the Mets, who have the second best differential.
Despite being a major regular season team and making the playoffs every year since 2013, the Dodgers have won the World Series only once in that time frame.
With that due in 2020, a 60-game shortened season.
Now is the time for the Dodgers to break it down and win it again.
They have the best roster ever and anything less than a World Series Championship would be a bust.