Five teams are in the bottom half of this week's power rankings but in the top half of baseball in team WAR. What gives? Paul Swydan writes that the Cardinals, D-backs, Brewers, Phillies and Tigers can make the playoffs if they tighten up a bit.
With a new edition of ESPN.com's MLB Power Rankings out, Paul Swydan of FanGraphs measures the strength of baseball's divisions. For the AL and NL Central, a familiar goal still applies -- try not to finish last.