The contest standings reflects everybody's guess on how the franchises would end up ranking. Most people thought the Yankees would rank high. And they didn't. In fact, the composite predicted ranking was in this order... NYY, Bos, SF, StL, LAD, Oak, ChW, ChC, Cle, Atl, Phi, Min, Pit, Det, Cin, Bal. Note that the franchises ranked 1-7 & 9 represent the 8 franchises selected more than once in this theme.