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  • See the 2021 divisional odds for all 30 Major League Baseball teams.
  • Three of the six reigning champions are favored to repeat (LAD, OAK, ATL), while TB, MIN, and CHC find themselves further down the board.
  • Graphs show the highs and lows during the shortened 60-game season.

This page tracks the odds to win all six MLB divisional races. The graphs are generated by averaging the latest odds from reputable online sportsbooks.

Bookmark this page and visit it often to see how the odds for your favorite teams fluctuate during the 2021 MLB season.

AL East

Jan. 25: The Yankees have opened as heavy -200 favorites to take back the AL crown from the Rays in 2021.

AL East Divisional Odds

Team 2021 AL East Odds
New York Yankees -200
Tampa Bay Rays +350
Toronto Blue Jays +450
Boston Red Sox +1600
Baltimore Orioles +5000

Odds as of Jan. 25, 2021.

AL East Trends

Team AL East Titles Last AL East Title
Baltimore Orioles 9 2014
Boston Red Sox 10 2018
New York Yankees 19 2019
Tampa Bay Rays 3 2020
Toronto Blue Jays 6 2015

AL Central

Jan. 25: The White Sox are -128 favorites to win their first division title since 2008.

AL Central Divisional Odds

Team 2021 AL Central Odds
Chicago White Sox -128
Minnesota Twins +165
Cleveland Indians +650
Detroit Tigers +4500
Kansas City Royals +4500

AL Central Trends

Team AL Central Titles Last AL Central Title
Chicago White Sox 3 2008
Cleveland Indians 10 2018
Detroit Tigers 4 2014
Kansas City Royals 1 2015
Minnesota Twins 8 2020

The Indians wasted little time in claiming the AL Central as their own when the division was formed in 1994. Cleveland won six of the first seven AL Central crowns, including five straight from 1995 to 1999. They also won three straight from 2016-2018, but the Twins broke that streak last year and opened as favorites to win again in 2020.

AL West

Jan. 25: Oakland (+120) is slightly favored over Houston (+153) to defend its AL West title.

AL West Divisional Odds

Team 2021 AL West Odds
Oakland A’s +120
Houston Astros +153
Texas Rangers +450
Los Angeles Angels +2000
Seattle Mariners +2000

AL West Trends

Team AL West Titles Last AL West Title
Houston Astros 3 2019
Los Angeles Angels 9 2014
Oakland Athletics 17 2020
Seattle Mariners 3 2001
Texas Rangers 7 2016

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NL East

Jan. 25: Defending-champion Atlanta is favored at +125 but the NY Mets are not far behind at +190.

NL East Divisional Odds

Team 2021 NL East Odds
Atlanta Braves +125
New York Mets +190
Washington Nationals +478
Philadelphia Phillies +825
Miami Marlins +1450

NL East Trends

Team NL East Titles Last NL East Title
Atlanta Braves 15 2020
Miami Marlins 0 N/A
New York Mets 6 2015
Philadelphia Phillies 11 2011
Washington Nationals 5 2017

NL Central

Jan. 25: The reigning-champion Cubs (+300) find themselves behind both the Reds (+230) and Cardinals (+240) in the opening NL Central odds.

NL Central Divisional Odds

Team 2021 NL Central Odds
Cincinnati Reds +230
St. Louis Cardinals +240
Chicago Cubs +300
Milwaukee Brewers +310
Pittsburgh Pirates +5000

NL Central Trends

Team NL Central Titles Since 1994 Last NL Central Title
Chicago Cubs 6 2020
Cincinnati Reds 2 2012
Milwaukee Brewers 2 2018
Pittsburgh Pirates 0 N/A
St. Louis Cardinals 11 2019

NL West

Jan. 25: The Dodgersare -181 favorites to win their eighth straight division title.

NL West Divisional Odds

Team 2021 NL West Odds
Los Angeles Dodgers -181
San Diego Padres +153
San Francisco Giants +3500
Colorado Rockies +3750
Arizona Diamondbacks +4000

NL West Trends

Team NL West Titles Since 1994 Last NL West Title
Arizona Diamondbacks 5 2011
Colorado Rockies 0 N/A
Los Angeles Dodgers 12 2020
San Diego Padres 4 2006
San Francisco Giants 5 2012

Archived Divisional Odds:  2020, 2019

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