According to Fangraphs, the Dodgers are the favorites to win the World Series in 2019 by a wide margin.
The club has a 21.1% chance to win the World Series with the Astros possessing a 20.6% chance and the Yankees checking in at 11.9%.
The Dodgers currently boast a 99.6% chance of the making the playoffs and a whopping 98.4% chance of winning the division according to the algorithms used over at Fangraphs.
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These projections come as no real surprise considering just how talented the Dodgers roster is as currently constructed and the fact that they will add more to their core to contend for the elusive ring again.
However, what is surprising, is that they are indeed the favorite. The Astros are playing well beyond the level the Dodgers are playing at at the moment, but the teams mentioned are all within close proximity to each other.
Something else that is important to note is the fact that the Dodgers have the weakest schedule in their division the rest of the way and the second-weakest out of all National League teams, but not by much.
The Dodgers continue the chase to a World Series ring once again and it is very nice to see them be recognized with the highest odds of possibly being able to get it done for the first time since 1988.