MLB Power Rankings: Tampa Bay Rays Up to #9

1LOS ANGELES DODGERS (60-32, 65.2%): Winning 65% of Neutral Field Simulations
Projected Record: 106-56

Computer simulations give them a 46% chance of winning the NL with Vegas odds at 6/5. The odds of them winning the World Series are 3/1 and they win it all in 29.4 percent of our latest simulations. Their chances are up significantly since 6/17 where they were at 22.4%.

2NEW YORK YANKEES (57-31, 64.8%): Winning 62% of Neutral Field Simulations
Projected Record: 100-62

Their current odds of winning the AL are 3/2 and in simulations they win the conference 28% of the time. They have a 15.2 percent chance of winning the World Series (Odds 7/2). Their chances are up significantly from 5.1% on 6/15. Their power ranking is up 3 spots since 5/12.

3HOUSTON ASTROS (57-33, 63.3%): Winning 61% of Neutral Field Simulations
Projected Record: 99-63

Their current odds of winning the AL are 2/1 and in simulations they win the conference 29.6% of the time. The odds of them winning the World Series are 4/1 and they win it all in 15.1 percent of our latest simulations. Their chances are down from 19.7% on June 22.

4BOSTON RED SOX (49-41, 54.4%): Winning 57% of Neutral Field Simulations
Projected Record: 90-72

They have a 5 percent chance of reaching the World Series (Odds stand at 15/1). The odds of them winning the World Series are 30/1 and they win it all in 2.6 percent of our latest simulations. Their chances have dropped since 6/18 when they were at 7.2 percent. Their power ranking is up 4 spots since 5/12. Their power ranking is better than their projected record indicates. Their power rank based on projected wins is just #9.

5OAKLAND ATHLETICS (51-41, 55.4%): Winning 57% of Neutral Field Simulations
Projected Record: 91-71

Computer simulations give them a 6.5% chance of winning the AL with Vegas odds at 25/1. They have a 2.8% chance of winning the World Series with Vegas odds at 50/1. Their chances are up significantly from 0.3% on 6/17. Their power ranking is up 13 spots since 5/15. Their power ranking is better than their projected record indicates. Their power rank based on projected wins is just #7.

6CLEVELAND INDIANS (50-38, 56.8%): Winning 56% of Neutral Field Simulations
Projected Record: 94-68

They have an 8.7 percent chance of reaching the World Series (Odds stand at 10/1). They have a 3.7 percent chance of winning the World Series (Odds 20/1). Their chances are up significantly since 6/14 where they were at 0.4%. While the odds are still in their favor, there is a 33 percent chance that they slide out of the playoffs. Their power ranking is up 12 spots since 5/14.

7MINNESOTA TWINS (56-33, 62.9%): Winning 56% of Neutral Field Simulations
Projected Record: 97-65

They have a 13.7 percent chance of reaching the World Series (Odds stand at 4/1). They have a 5 percent chance of winning the World Series (Odds 8/1). Their chances are down from 9% on June 12. While the odds are still in their favor, there is a 9 percent chance that they slide out of the playoffs. Their power ranking is down 4 spots since 6/15.

8ATLANTA BRAVES (54-37, 59.3%): Winning 56% of Neutral Field Simulations
Projected Record: 90-72

They have an 11.4 percent chance of reaching the World Series (Odds stand at 6/1). The odds of them winning the World Series are 14/1 and they win it all in 4.9 percent of our latest simulations. Their chances are up significantly since 6/11 where they were at 1.6%. While the odds are still in their favor, there is a 10 percent chance that they slide out of the playoffs. Their power ranking is up 8 spots since 6/7.

9TAMPA BAY RAYS (52-39, 57.1%): Winning 56% of Neutral Field Simulations
Projected Record: 93-69

Computer simulations give them an 8.3% chance of winning the AL with Vegas odds at 12/1. The odds of them winning the World Series are 25/1 and they win it all in 3.6 percent of our latest simulations. Their chances are down from 12.3% on June 12. While the odds are still in their favor, there is a 34 percent chance that they slide out of the playoffs. Their power ranking is down 6 spots since 6/10.

10WASHINGTON NATIONALS (47-42, 52.8%): Winning 55% of Neutral Field Simulations
Projected Record: 88-74

They have an 11.4 percent chance of reaching the World Series (Odds stand at 9/1). They have a 4.7% chance of winning the World Series with Vegas odds at 18/1. Their chances are up significantly since 6/17 where they were at 1%. While the odds are still in their favor, there is a 24 percent chance that they slide out of the playoffs. Their power ranking is up 7 spots since 5/25.

11CHICAGO CUBS (47-43, 52.2%): Winning 54% of Neutral Field Simulations
Projected Record: 87-75

They have a 12 percent chance of reaching the World Series (Odds stand at 7/1). The odds of them winning the World Series are 16/1 and they win it all in 5.2 percent of our latest simulations. Their chances are down from 9.2% on June 13. While the odds are still in their favor, there is a 33 percent chance that they slide out of the playoffs. Their power ranking is down 8 spots since 5/12.

12MILWAUKEE BREWERS (47-44, 51.6%): Winning 54% of Neutral Field Simulations
Projected Record: 86-76

Their current odds of winning the NL are 7/1 and in simulations they win the conference 10.1% of the time. They have a 4.3 percent chance of winning the World Series (Odds 16/1). Their chances have dropped since 6/17 when they were at 11.5 percent. Their power ranking is down 6 spots since 5/12.

13ARIZONA D-BACKS (46-45, 50.5%): Winning 52% of Neutral Field Simulations
Projected Record: 83-79

Computer simulations give them a 3.1% chance of winning the NL with Vegas odds at 50/1. The odds of them winning the World Series are 100/1 and they win it all in 1.2 percent of our latest simulations. Their chances have dropped since 6/14 when they were at 2.3 percent. Their power ranking is down 3 spots since 5/17.

14PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES (47-43, 52.2%): Winning 51% of Neutral Field Simulations
Projected Record: 83-79

Their current odds of winning the NL are 12/1 and in simulations they win the conference 2.9% of the time. They have a 1 percent chance of winning the World Series (Odds 25/1). Their chances are down from 3% on June 12. Their power ranking is down 7 spots since 5/12.

15COLORADO ROCKIES (44-45, 49.4%): Winning 50% of Neutral Field Simulations
Projected Record: 78-84

Their playoff chances currently stand at 8 percent. Their chances are down from 43% back on 6/25. When they make the playoffs, it is as a wild card 98.8% of the time. Their power ranking is down 5 spots since 6/2.

16ST. LOUIS CARDINALS (44-44, 50%): Winning 50% of Neutral Field Simulations
Projected Record: 81-81

They have a 19% chance of making the playoffs. Their chances are down from 37% back on 6/23. Their power ranking is down 7 spots since 5/12.

17TEXAS RANGERS (48-42, 53.3%): Winning 49% of Neutral Field Simulations
Projected Record: 83-79

Their projected win total is down from 88 wins on June 29. Their current chances of making the playoffs are 4.3 percent. Their power ranking is up 5 spots since 5/15.

18PITTSBURGH PIRATES (44-45, 49.4%): Winning 49% of Neutral Field Simulations
Projected Record: 78-84

Their playoff chances currently stand at 8 percent. This is a big jump from the 0% chance they had back on 6/11. Their power ranking is up 4 spots since 6/1.

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19LOS ANGELES ANGELS (45-46, 49.5%): Winning 48% of Neutral Field Simulations
Projected Record: 80-82

Their projection is up from 75 win on June 18. Their power ranking is up 4 spots since 5/24.

20SAN DIEGO PADRES (45-45, 50%): Winning 48% of Neutral Field Simulations
Projected Record: 77-85

Their playoff chances currently stand at 6 percent. This is a big jump from the 0% chance they had back on 6/17. When they make the playoffs, it is as a wild card 98.4% of the time. Their power ranking is down 4 spots since 5/26.

21NEW YORK METS (40-50, 44.4%): Winning 47% of Neutral Field Simulations
Projected Record: 75-87

On 3/20 their projected win total was up to 81 wins. They still have a small 1.6% chance of making the playoffs. Their power ranking is down 7 spots since 5/15.

22CINCINNATI REDS (41-46, 47.1%): Winning 46% of Neutral Field Simulations
Projected Record: 76-86

Their projected win total is down since 3/13 when it was at 73. Their current chances of making the playoffs are 3.8 percent.

23SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS (41-48, 46.1%): Winning 44% of Neutral Field Simulations
Projected Record: 72-90

Their projected win total is down since 2/28 when it was at 61. Their power ranking is up 5 spots since 5/30.

24SEATTLE MARINERS (39-55, 41.5%): Winning 44% of Neutral Field Simulations
Projected Record: 70-92

Their projected win total is down from 72 wins on June 27. Their power ranking is down 11 spots since 5/12.

25CHICAGO WHITE SOX (42-44, 48.8%): Winning 43% of Neutral Field Simulations
Projected Record: 73-89

Their projected win total is down since 3/7 when it was at 68.

26MIAMI MARLINS (33-55, 37.5%): Winning 41% of Neutral Field Simulations
Projected Record: 67-95

Their projected win total is down since 3/2 when it was at 62. Their power ranking is up 4 spots since 5/15.

27TORONTO BLUE JAYS (34-57, 37.4%): Winning 41% of Neutral Field Simulations
Projected Record: 64-98

Their projection is up from 56 win on June 12. Their power ranking is down 3 spots since 5/24.

28KANSAS CITY ROYALS (30-61, 33%): Winning 38% of Neutral Field Simulations
Projected Record: 63-99

On 3/8 their projected win total was up to 68 wins. Their power ranking is down 4 spots since 5/28.

29BALTIMORE ORIOLES (27-62, 30.3%): Winning 34% of Neutral Field Simulations
Projected Record: 54-108

Their projection is up from 48 win on June 28.

30DETROIT TIGERS (28-58, 32.6%): Winning 33% of Neutral Field Simulations
Projected Record: 53-109

Their projected win total is down from 56 wins on June 13.