The Royals have avoided a hangover following their surprise World Series appearance. They rank among baseball's best in both hitting and pitching.
With more than a month of games played we are starting to see some stability in the OPSERA rankings. The top five clubs have shuffled a bit, but remain constant.
The Dodgers, Cardinals, Royals, Astros and Yankees comprise the top five in this week's rankings. One of those teams is not like the other.
Injuries may soon become a problem, but the Cardinals have taken over the top spot thanks to the second-best record in baseball.
The Tigers have the best record in baseball and sit atop our first OPSERA rankings of the 2015 season. The remainder of the top five includes a few surprises.