Despite winning the AL pennant last year and seemingly adding to their roster in the winter, the Royals were actually predicted by PECOTA to win just 72 games. Yet here they are again in the World Series. More on that plus notes on the Royals, Mets and other news from around baseball.
Feeling comfortable with your lineup with less than one-third of the season to go? If you're still unsure of a particular player's value, a look at the rest-of-the-season rankings will help, our Scott White says.