He plays in Los Angeles, one of America’s indisputable sports capitals.
Right now his name is hanging out between two phenomenal players on the leaderboards: Aaron Judge and Mike Trout.
He has done more in his first 51 games than anyone else ever has.
But even though Dodgers left fielder Cody Bellinger is quietly tearing up Major League Baseball, setting records, and demolishing baseballs, few people are talking about him.
— Los Angeles Dodgers (@Dodgers) June 21, 2017
But with more plays like that one, we have a feeling that will change.
Here are the five things you need to know about Bellinger and his phenomenal rookie season thus far.