They’re a loaded team, armed with youth and veterans, stars and invaluable role players. They’re a venerable franchise, rolling over the rest of the National League and eyeing the end of a long World Series drought.
The 2017 Dodgers look a lot like the 2016 Cubs right now. Even with two and a half months left in the regular season, you can close your eyes and imagine them vying for a championship in the waning days of October.
It’s the NL version of The 30, and the Dodgers are the team to beat.