It's the first meet for Boston Red Sox and New York Yankees this season in a two-game series going to be televised with MLB network and ESPN respectively.
Through the Red Sox partnership, MGM will have a marketing position behind home plate, on Red Sox radio and other media outlets controlled by the team.
No team has repeated as World Series champion since the New York Yankees won three straight Fall Classics from 1998-2000.
The Boston Red Sox and Los Angeles Dodgers would have to be right at the top of MLB teams and perhaps only behind the New York Yankees.
The Boston Red Sox are the +333 favorites to win their fourth World Series since 2004 - before that, they hadn't won a Fall Classic since 1918.
Chicago is listed as a +175 favorite to repeat the feat in 2017 according to oddsmakers.In fact, the Cubs won three straight NL pennants between 1906 & 1908
The Chicago Cubs ended the longest drought in professional sports history last year when they claimed their first World Series title since 1908
The 2015/16 Champions League final will be an all-Madrid affair after Real Madrid beat Manchester City.
May 2, 2015 is shaping up to a big day in the world of sports and sports gambling, and I say that without a speck of hyperbole.
The Los Angeles Dodgers are 13/2 to win the World Series a year after posting a 65-35 record in the last 100 games of the season.