Yankees favorites to win World Series after Stanton deal

LAKE BUENA VISTA — One bookie has commissioned the Yankees as the favorites to capture the 2018 World Series title.

Bovada.lv has the Bombers at 5-1 odds, followed by the fortifying champion Houston Astros and the runner-up Dodgers, any at 6-1.

The over-under on new merger Giancarlo Stanton’s home run total: 44.5.

Giancarlo Stanton adds another absolute bat to the Yankee lineup.

Giancarlo Stanton adds another absolute bat to the Yankee lineup.

(Lynne Sladky/AP)

Stanton joins AL Rookie of the Year Aaron Judge and a group that was only one win divided from making the World Series last season.

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