Paul Swydan breaks down the chances for the Detroit Tigers and Texas Rangers to remain elite throughout the season. He also writes why the Red Sox have struggled as of late.
Paul Swydan of FanGraphs says the Washington Nationals' difficult remaining schedule just got even tougher without Stephen Strasburg.
Paul Swydan of FanGraphs says teams that rank above average in four major categories have the look of serious title contenders.
As Paul Swydan of FanGraphs writes, the reason for the turnarounds in Detroit and Los Angeles is solid pitching.
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.
There's no doubt that Albert Pujols is a superstar, but based on the placement of his new team (Angels) and old team (Cardinals) in the Week 1 power rankings, voters are overstating his impact.