Former National League MVP Cody Bellinger agrees to one-year contract worth $17.5 million

By FactsWow Team

Posted on: 08 Dec, 2022

A one-year deal has been signed by the Former National League MVP Cody Bellinger and the Chicago Cubs for $17.5 million, but the official news is yet to come from the Chicago Cubs.

Increase in arbitration

His arbitration might increase slightly with this $17.5 million contract this season.

Bellinger's 2018 score

After hitting on Nov. 18, Bellinger, the 2019 NL MVP, was released by the Los Angeles Dodgers. 210 in 144 games with 19 home runs, 150 strikeouts, and a.654 OPS.

Bellinger operation in 2020

Since his MVP season, Bellinger has struggled with injuries, and in November 2020, he underwent surgery on his right shoulder.

Team won first championship

The pandemic-shortened 2020 season saw Bellinger hit.239 with 12 home runs in 56 games. They went on to win the team's first championship since 1988 by defeating Tampa Bay in six games.

Bellinger post-surgery match

Bellinger played just 95 games in the regular season of 2021 while missing three games due to injury and batting just.165.

Bellinger bagged Rookie of the Year

Bellinger was the 2018 NLCS MVP and the 2017 NL Rookie of the Year before his sharp decline. In 2019 he won a Gold Glove and was named to two All-Star teams.

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