Here’s a news flash: The 2020 Dodgers appear to be a good baseball team.
This, of course, goes without saying. Even before the recent trade that brought in Mookie Betts and David Price from the Boston Red Sox, the Dodgers were already expected to win an eighth straight division title, and were likely the favorites in the National League. Now, after adding one of the top players in baseball to a 106-win team, they’ve increased their stock even more, and many believe anything short of a World Series victory will be a disappointment for this team.
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— B/R Betting (@br_betting) February 5, 2020
There’s no doubt the Dodgers have a stacked team on paper. The lineup is loaded. Their starting rotation has depth for days. And they made moves this off-season to improve a previously suspect bullpen.
With all that said, every team has areas of improvement and possible flaws with their club. So, it begs asking… what are this team’s weaknesses now? Are there any remaining holes on the Dodgers roster? What are the biggest obstacles they’ll have to overcome in order to win the franchise’s first…