There's still a long, long way to go, but here's what we've learned from the first 30 games or so.
Tim Kurkjian looks at the five key questions heading into the Orioles-Yankees division series.
If the Yankees are to win the East, they'll have to get back to bombing.
After 50 games, the Yanks have shown they may not be playing in October.
Tristan H. Cockcroft has early position-by-position rankings of hitters heading into the 2012 season.
Tristan H. Cockcroft has very early 2011 rankings among hitters, plus issues that will arise at each position.
Joey Votto's got the edge in the NL MVP race, and Felix Hernandez is the leader for AL Cy Young.
Trevor Hoffman is now 42 and just a month or so of saves away from 600, and without a fastball that could even border on elite, he still manages to get hitters out with a style that's predicated on change. And there's no reason to change it.