Cody Bellinger turned 22 last week. He was in the minor leagues three months ago.
Yet, on a team with some of baseball’s brightest stars, the rookie slugger rapidly has become one of the Dodgers’ most popular players. Take a walk around a Dodger Stadium concourse, and you’ll see plenty of fans dressed in Bellinger shirts.
“It’s pretty crazy,” Bellinger said.
The Dodgers declined to provide sales rankings for player shirts sold at the stadium, but store employees said the most popular shirts in recent weeks are the ones with the names of Bellinger, Clayton Kershaw and Corey Seager.
Bellinger said he did not...