March 8, 2021

Dodgers 2020 Statistical Predictions, According to Fangraphs (Dodgers Nation)



Fangraphs has posted their 2020 ZiPS projections, courtesy of their creator Dan Szymborski (@DSzymborski), and the Dodgers appear to have a solid season ahead of themselves in terms of the numbers.

Here is the map and link to the column by Szymborksi detailing the Dodgers’ projected wins above replacement outputs in 2020 in the form of tandems:

Hitters

The Dodgers have one of the deepest lineups in the game and this is even before any potential major moves they are planning on making — Francisco Lindor, Mookie Betts, etc. Here is the list of projections for key members of the Dodgers offense:

  • Cody Bellinger: 6.2 WAR, .293/.392/.585, 40 HRs, 120 RBIs, 16 SBs
  • Max Muncy: 3.8 WAR, .256/.373/.506, 29 HRs, 92 RBIs
  • Corey Seager: 3.7 WAR, .279/.373/.506, 19 HRs, 87 RBIs
  • Justin Turner: 3.3 WAR, .285/.365/.481, 19 HRs, 66 RBIs
  • Gavin Lux: 2.9 WAR, .267/.331/.456, 21 HRs, 79 RBIs, 10 SBs
  • Joc Pederson: 2.6 WAR, .249/.340/.513, 27 HRs, 75 RBIs
  • Will Smith: 2.5 WAR, .234/.319/.470, 24 HRs, 77 RBIs
  • Chris Taylor: 2.1 WAR, .259/.329/.441, 15 HRs, 63 RBIs, 12 SBs
  • Alex Verdugo: 2.0 WAR, .285/.341/.442, 13 HRs, 54 RBIs
  • AJ Pollock: 1.5 WAR, .255/.313/.457, 16 HRs, 55…

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