MN Twins Among Favorites to Win 2021 World Series
As Spring Training continues, Las Vegas oddsmakers have set the Minnesota Twins among the early favorites to make it to the World Series in 2021.
Only the New York Yankees (5/2) and the Chicago White Sox (4/1) have been given better odds than the Minnesota Twins (7/1) to represent the American League in the Fall Classic.
The favorites to win the National League pennant are the Los Angeles Dodgers (2/1), San Diego Padres (4/1), and Atlanta Braves (5/1).
The Twins have also been set among the favorites to repeat as the American League Central Division champions (Chicago 10/11, Minnesota 7/5, Cleveland 11/2, Kansas City 40/1, Detroit 40/1), after finishing a game ahead of the Indians to claim the title in 2012.
Top-10 Odds to Win the 2021 World Series
- Los Angeles Dodgers - 4/1
- New York Yankees - 6/1
- San Diego Padres - 9/1
- Atlanta Braves - 10/1
- Chicago White Sox - 10/1
- New York Mets - 12/1
- Tampa Bay Rays - 14/1
- Oakland Athletics - 16/1
- Minnesota Twins - 16/1
- Houston Astros - 22/1
The Kansas City Royals, Texas Rangers, and Pittsburgh Pirates are at the bottom of the heap, each listed at 100/1 or more to win the series.
The Twins open the regular season on the road in Milwaukee on April 1st. The home opener at Target Field is April 8th against the Mariners. There are rumblings that somewhere around 10,000 fans will be allowed to be at Target Field for the early season games including the opener.