The Dodgers are littered with bright young stars all across the roster with the likes of reigning National League MVP Cody Bellinger and budding ace Walker Buehler. Top prospects Gavin Lux and Dustin May could soon join in as top-flight stars. Bellinger is already amongst the game’s elite and Buehler is already one of the game’s best pitchers. The Dodgers will soon have to reach agreements on extensions with those two in particular with around $13 million committed past 2021.
The Dodgers could make some major moves this off-season to potentially cloud up their payroll, but they should have some serious cash underneath the luxury tax threshold to be able to lock up their guys long term.
In a recent interview with MLB Network Radio, Walker Buehler discussed a potential long-term extension to stay in Los Angeles:
— MLB Network Radio on SiriusXM (@MLBNetworkRadio) December 17, 2019
The Dodgers would be very smart to have a conversation regarding Buehler in the near…