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MLB Power Rankings

5/19/08 Rankings
By Paul Bessire,
May 19th, 2008 utilizes its award-winning baseball simulation engine to present the most comprehensive and unbiased ranking possible of all 30 teams in baseball each Monday during the regular season. To come up with the rankings, using only their statistical performance to date this season, each team is simulated against every other team 100 times 50 at home and 50 at the opposing ballpark so that all five pitchers in the current rotation pitch ten times at each location.

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

 TeamChangeWin PctRS/GRA/G
1.Chicago Cubs+563.2%5.74.2
2.Arizona Diamondbacks-62.1%5.13.8
3.Boston Red Sox-61.0%5.13.9
4.St. Louis Cardinals-359.0%5.24.2
5.Atlanta Braves-158.2%4.94.0
6.Tampa Bay Rays+557.6%4.43.7
7.Chicago White Sox-257.3%4.23.5
8.Philadelphia Phillies+255.3%4.74.3
9.Texas Rangers+654.0%5.24.8
10.Oakland Athletics+253.2%4.03.6
11.New York Yankees-453.2%4.44.0
12.Los Angeles Dodgers-453.0%4.94.5
13.Toronto Blue Jays-52.5%3.83.6
14.Florida Marlins-52.0%4.74.6
15.New York Mets+151.8%4.64.4
 TeamChangeWin PctRS/GRA/G
16.Cleveland Indians+251.8%3.83.7
17.Baltimore Orioles-851.6%4.14.0
18.Los Angeles Angels-150.5%4.34.3
19.Kansas City Royals+646.4%3.84.0
20.Detroit Tigers-146.2%4.44.9
21.Colorado Rockies-143.7%4.24.8
22.Cincinnati Reds-43.6%4.65.3
23.Seattle Mariners+342.4%3.84.7
24.Houston Astros-42.2%4.65.4
25.San Diego Padres-441.9%3.44.2
26.Minnesota Twins+241.6%3.84.5
27.Pittsburgh Pirates-439.8%4.15.1
28.Milwaukee Brewers-139.6%4.25.3
29.Washington Nationals+138.0%3.64.8
30.San Francisco Giants-137.5%3.95.2

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