Cody Bellinger RUMORS & NEWS

  • Dodgers Tender Contracts To Cody Bellinger, Joc Pederson & 9 Other Players; Yimi Garcia Non-Tendered

    Dodger Blue "The Los Angeles Dodgers tendered contracts to Pedro Baez, Cody Bellinger, Kiké Hernandez, Max Muncy, Joc Pederson, Corey Seager, Ross Stripling, Chris Taylor and Julio Urias ahead of Monday’s 5 p.m. PT deadline to do so for arbitration-eligible players. Scott Alexander..." December 03

  • Cody Bellinger cried upon being named NL MVP

    Larry Brown Sports "Cody Bellinger was named NL MVP on Thursday, and the Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder was emotional upon learning the news. MLB Network had the three MVP finalists (Bellinger, Christian Yelich and Anthony Rendon) on a live feed for the announcement show. Bellinger was surrounded by his..." November 15

  • Dodgers' Cody Bellinger named 2019 NL MVP, denies Christian Yelich back-to-back victories

    CBS Sports "The Baseball Writers Association of America announced both league's Most Valuable Player Award winners on Thursday evening. In the National League, Los Angeles Dodgers slugger Cody Bellinger took home the trophy over fellow finalists Milwaukee..." November 14

  • MLB awards: Finalists announced for 2019 MVP, Cy Young, Rookie and Manager of the Year honors

    CBS Sports "Major League Baseball revealed the  finalists for each of the four major Baseball Writers' Association of America Awards for the 2019 regular season. Those four awards: MVP, Cy Young, Rookie of the Year and Manager of the Year. There are three finalists for each award in both..." November 04

  • Arbitration projection takeaways: Mookie Betts, Cody Bellinger could set new records

    The Score "There's still plenty of playoff baseball remaining, but MLB Trade Rumors provided a recent reminder that the offseason is approaching by releasing its projections for salary arbitration. The publication has developed an accurate system that offers a glimpse into what..." October 15

  • Cody Bellinger on Christian Yelich’s injury: ‘It definitely sucks’

    Sportsnaut "Los Angeles Dodgers star Cody Bellinger has been doing battle with reigning NL MVP Christian Yelich for that award throughout the entire 2019 season. It promised to be a hotly-contested affair until Yelich went down to a fractured kneecap during Tuesday night’s game. With Yelich..." September 12

  • Yeli or Belli? NL MVP race is impossibly close between Christian Yelich and Cody Bellinger

    USA Today "On Monday, Christian Yelich went yard twice against the Pirates. Cody Bellinger must have heard, because he drilled a three-run homer against the Cardinals to stay two off of Yelich's league-leading pace, and also stand firm in the National League Most Valuable Player..." August 06

  • Cody Bellinger becomes fastest Dodger to 100 HRs "Cody Bellinger slugged his 100th career home run in the fourth inning of the Dodgers’ 5-2 loss to the Padres on Friday night at Dodger Stadium. Bellinger reached the mark in his 401st game, becoming the fastest player in Dodgers history to hit the milestone, surpassing Mike..." August 03

  • Can Christian Yelich and Cody Bellinger replicate the Mark McGwire-Sammy Sosa home run duel of 1998?

    Chicago Tribune "In a season that so far is lacking drama, MLB could use a home run duel for the ages to help market some of its young stars. Can Christian Yelich and Cody Bellinger continue their amazing race and replicate the Mark McGwire-Sammy Sosa duel of 1998? “I think..." July 26

  • Cody Bellinger is greeted with MVP chants at Fenway

    USA Today "Cody Bellinger is having a better Saturday than you are. The Los Angeles Dodgers' star right fielder and one of the front-runners for the National League MVP award celebrated his 24th birthday in style, blasting a monster home run at Boston's Fenway Park. He was then greeted..." July 14

  • Cody Bellinger’s transformation driven by desire to be an everyday player

    Los Angeles Times "The woman bided her time, waiting for the right moment to interrupt the conversation and greet the former major leaguer. “Congratulations on your son,” said the woman, clad in Dodgers gear. “He’s doing an excellent job.” “Oh, thank..." July 09

  • How Cody Bellinger found his zone

    Los Angeles Times "Coming off a sophomore slump, Cody Bellinger spent his offseason refining his swing. Now he's a frontrunner for NL MVP, and has developed into one of baseball's best hitters. Working with new hitting coach Robert Van Scoyoc, Bellinger leads the majors in batting average and..." June 25

  • Cody Bellinger rushed by 2nd fan seeking on-field hug

    The Score "Los Angeles Dodgers star Cody Bellinger has admitted his hugs aren't that great. But that didn't stop another female fan from trying to get close to the outfielder at Chase Field in Arizona on Monday. It was the second consecutive game in which a young..." June 25

  • Dodgers' Cody Bellinger remains feared at the plate despite dip in production

    Los Angeles Times "Cody Bellinger stepped into the batter’s box in the sixth inning at Angel Stadium in an unusual state for the Cody Bellinger that has surfaced to become baseball’s best player in 2019. He was struggling, mired in an 0-for-13 slump that nearly all hitters, even elite performers,..." June 11

  • Real or Not? Christian Yelich, Cody Bellinger headed for epic MVP battle

    ESPN "One place baseball is not struggling to draw fans: Milwaukee. Before 45,375 at Miller Park on Sunday, the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 5-2to complete a three-game sweep. One of the highlights for the Brewers: Christian Yelich hit his MLB-leading..." June 10