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MLB Power Rankings: Boston Strong

The Cincinnati Reds making a strong push for No. 1
By Joel Beall,
May 6, 2013

Utilizing our award-winning baseball simulation engine, presents the most comprehensive and unbiased ranking of all 30 MLB teams each Monday during the regular season. The rankings are generated using the up-to-date statistical performance of each team. We then simulate each team in 100 games against every other team 50 at home and 50 at the opposing ballpark - so that all five pitchers in the current rotation start 10 times at each location.

(Note: This means that if a pitcher who was in the rotation was recently put on the DL, he will not be included in the simulations. This is true of position players as well, but an injury to one position player will usually have a lesser impact on the week-to-week results.)

Teams Ranked by Winning Percentage
(everyone plays everyone 100 times)

 TeamChangeWin PctRS/GRA/G
1.Boston Red Sox-
2.Detroit Tigers-
3.Texas Rangers-
4.Cincinnati Reds-
5.Pittsburgh Pirates-
6.Baltimore Orioles-
7.Chicago Cubs-
8.Milwaukee Brewers-
9.Cleveland Indians-
10.St. Louis Cardinals-
 TeamChangeWin PctRS/GRA/G
11.New York Yankees-
12.Colorado Rockies-
13.Arizona Diamondbacks-
14.Seattle Mariners-
15.Atlanta Braves-
16.Oakland Athletics-
17.New York Mets-
18.Kansas City Royals-
19.Tampa Bay Rays-
20.Washington Nationals-
 TeamChangeWin PctRS/GRA/G
21.Los Angeles Dodgers-
22.Philadelphia Phillies-
23.San Francisco Giants-
24.Los Angeles Angels-
25.Chicago White Sox-
26.Miami Marlins-
27.Toronto Blue Jays-
28.San Diego Padres-
29.Minnesota Twins-
30.Houston Astros-

Joel Beall is the Assistant Content Manager for He can be reached at


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