World Series Champion Expert Predictions for 2020 MLB Season

By michael obermuller
Can the Los Angeles Dodgers finally bring home the Commissioner's Trophy in the 2020 World Series?
Can the Los Angeles Dodgers finally bring home the Commissioner's Trophy in the 2020 World Series? / Jeff Gross/Getty Images

With Opening Day officially set for this Thursday, between the Washington Nationals and New York Yankees, the experts are putting out their predictions for the 2020 World Series.

Can the Nats repeat? Is their Opening Day opponent in the running for the crown? Let's take a look at who the experts are predicting will be the 2020 World Series Champion.

World Series Champion Predictions

Bleacher Report
Blake Schuster, of Bleacher Report, has the Los Angeles Dodgers finally winning that elusive World Series that they have been seeking.

USA Today
USA Today had six experts make their predictions on the World Series Champion.
Bob Nightengale: Los Angeles Dodgers
Gabe Lacques: Los Angeles Dodgers
Steve Gardner: Los Angeles Dodgers
Scott Boeck: New York Yankees
Jesse Yomtov: Tampa Bay Rays
Stephen Borelli: New York Yankees

FanDuel Sportsbook
FanDuel Sportsbook has the Los Angeles Dodgers as the odds-on favorite for the World Series at +380, with the New York Yankees just behind them at +400.

According to the eight experts, this is just about a two-horse race in 2020, with the one outlier being Jesse Yomtov of USA Today. The Dodgers and the Yankees are definitely the heavy favorites, but in a short season like this, anything can happen.

- Los Angeles Dodgers (5)
- New York Yankees (2)
- Tampa Bay Rays (1)

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