In case you missed it, the MLB lockout is over.
As a result, we now know we are getting a full 162-game season that begins in early April. Outside of the season beginning a few days later than expected, it’ll be a completely normal season.
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The usual suspects are at the top of the AL MVP favorites list. Reigning MVP Shohei Ohtani is the favorite and his teammate Mike Trout is close behind.
However, there’s something about a long shot that gets the blood pumping. Not only is the payout much higher, but the satisfaction of potentially being right is much higher as well. That’s why I’m turning my eyes to a young star who plays his games on the South Side of Chicago.
Luis Robert is ready to break out
Luis Robert was heralded as a top prospect before catching on with the White Sox in 2020. He has speed, power, and a great glove. All these tools were on display in the pandemic shortened season. Robert finished in second place in…