Detroit Tigers bench coach George Lombard interviewed for the team's manager position this offseason and didn't get it. But his future is bright.
L.A. additionally re-signed Jimmy Nelson, who missed all of 2020 because of back trouble that ultimately required surgery. Blake Treinen also was retained, agreeing to terms on a multi-year deal. Plus, the likes of Brandon Morrow and Brock Stewart returned to the organization on Minor League contracts.
To no surprise, the Los Angeles Dodgers winning the World Series was ranked the top moment of the 2020 season by MLB Network. Going back to March when Spring Training was shut down due to the ongoing coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, it was unclear if a 2020 season would even take place. Despite months of failed negotiations, MLB finally returned for a 60-game regular season and expanded postseason to crown a champion.