World Series Odds: Cubs At 22-1, White Sox At 30-1

The Dodgers and Yankees check in as the favorites to win the title.

670 The Score Staff
June 24, 2020 - 9:27 am

(670 The Score) At long last, we can finally turn our attention to the on-field product in MLB.

After a long and contentious labor negotiation, MLB will conduct a 60-game season with Opening Day set for July 23 or 24. Players will report to their home stadiums for spring training 2.0 by July 1. 

The truncated season could change the competitive dynamic significantly. A three-game losing streak in a 60-game season is roughly the equivalent to an eight-game skid in a 162-game campaign. One bad stretch could knock a perceived contender out of the playoff race. The prohibitive favorites won't have as much opportunity to assert their muscle.

Of course, the favorites are still the favorites. As the season gets started again, here's a look at the championship odds, per BetRivers. Locally, the Cubs are 22-1 to win the World Series, while the White Sox are 30-1 to win the championship. The Cubs are 11-1 to win the National League pennant, while the White Sox are 15-1 to take the American League title.

Dodgers +375
Yankees +400
Astros +650
Braves +1300
Twins +1600
Rays +1800
Nationals +1800
Phillies +2000
Cardinals +2000
Cubs +2200
Indians +2200
Mets +2200
Reds +2500
Athletics +2500
White Sox +3000

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