Joey Gallo joined the Los Angeles Dodgers at the close of trade after a disappointing run with the New York Yankees. He’s doing much better in LA.
Joey Gallo was traded from the New York Yankees after a disappointing season. That Los Angeles Dodgers decided to give the experienced outfield player a chance and he fared much better.
Gallo reportedly explained his newfound success was due to “life on the beach.”
Many will agree that life on the beach is far more relaxing than living in the heart of New York City, where the noise and lights can be heard at any time of the day.
Joey Gallo celebrates new success with the Los Angeles Dodgers
Gallo had one of the worst seasons of his career with the Yankees. At the end of his time in New York, he scored .159/.282/.339 for an OPS of .621. He hit .188/.381/.188 in his first 16 at-bats of the season.
Now, in 15 at-bats with the Dodgers, he’s hit .267/.267/.533 for an .800 OPS. He’s already hit a home run in just six games. Gallo returns to his best potential and proves he belongs in Los Angeles. To add to their success, the Dodgers are one of the best teams in the league overall. When he joined the team, he had a lot to prove.
The Dodgers are an even more diverse team than the Yankees. The Dodgers have the third-best batting average in the league (.261) and best on-base percentage (.336), slugging percentage (.450), and OPS (.786).
they also have the best ERA (2.89), second best opponent batting average (.215) and best WHIP (1.07). Gallo thrives in an even more competitive environment, which is notable.
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