The two clubs who started the season strongly but struggled last month are taking steps this season. The big move last week in the Power Rankings comes thanks to five wins from six games played in the previous week.
Meanwhile, last fall’s playoff clubs were expected to Lost five of six games this year, a notable drop in grades.
• MLB Standings
Here’s how far these teams have moved up or down, along with our latest power rankings:
Biggest drop: Mariners are in trouble, dropping 4 spots from #1 to
1. Light, 35-13(Last week: 1 )
2. Rangers,30-17 (Last week: 2)
3. Oriole, 29-16(Last week: 3 )
5. Brave, 27-18(Last week: 4)
6. Astros (last week: 6)
Voters: Will Leitch, Alyson Footer, Anthony Castrovince, Paul Casella, Mark Feinsand, Nathalie Alonso, Mike Petriello, Arturo Pardavila, Andrew Simon, David Venn, Sweeny Murti, Doug Gausepohl, Travis Miller