Paul Swydan writes why the Indians, compared to past seasons, are ahead of schedule. He points to exceptional production from Cleveland's rotation as a reason they are potentially postseason bound.
The Rangers are still the favorite to win the AL West, but their late-season schedule leaves them vulnerable.
Paul Swydan of FanGraphs says the Washington Nationals' difficult remaining schedule just got even tougher without Stephen Strasburg.
Paul Swydan of FanGraphs writes that while the Dodgers' trade for Hanley Ramirez is vital, the one deal alone won't be enough for them to win the NL West.
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.
As Paul Swydan of FanGraphs writes, the reason for the turnarounds in Detroit and Los Angeles is solid pitching.
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.