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The Toronto Blue Jays might be undervalued in World Series futures after a turnaround during a shortened season.
The Blue Jays are listed at +4000 on the World Series odds for 2021 at sportsbooks monitored by OddsShark.com. The Los Angeles Dodgers, who won the World Series on October 27, are +500 favorites, with the New York Yankees (+600) a close second favorite. The Chicago White Sox (+1100), San Diego Padres (+1100), Atlanta Braves (+1200), World Series runner-up Tampa Bay Rays (+1400) and Cincinnati Reds (+1600) are also among the contenders at the top of the board at betting sites.
In the pandemic-delayed season, the Blue Jays posted a 32-28 record to earn a wild card berth in the expanded playoffs, where they lost 2-0 to Tampa Bay in the best-of-three first round. They managed the accomplishment despite being on the road for the first three weeks before Sahlen Field in Buffalo was upgraded to MLB standards. Six everyday batters, including Bo Bichette in an injury-interrupted year, hit a better than league average. The pitching staff will need to take a major step after finishing 10th in the American League with a 4.60 earned-run average, but there is talk of the Blue Jays being a contender …
Author: Nation World HQ / Blue Jays Nation