2015 MLB Power Rankings: Astros here to stay?

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Apr 28, 2015; Los Angeles, CA, USA; San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Madison Bumgarner (40) throws in the first inning against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Dodger Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports

(12-11). Previous: 15th. Baltimore Orioles. 11. team. 11. The Baltimore Orioles had a lot to deal with this past week because of the protest going on in their city. Even empty stadiums and home games on the road can’t slow <strong><a href=

90. The Washington Nationals finally put together a strong week include winning three of four against the Mets. Feels like it’s just a matter of time before this team hits their stride and becomes the power house we all expected them to be this season.. (12-14). Previous: 19th. Washington Nationals. 12. team

(12-13). Previous: 12th. Boston Red Sox. 13. team. 14. The Boston Red Sox starting rotation has the second worse ERA in the AL. When this team doesn’t hit the long ball, they just aren’t very good.

team. 4. The Pirates won just one game last week. Verses everyone in the NL Central that’s not the Milwaukee Brewers, the Pirates are just 3-10 this season.. (12-13). Previous: 6th. Pittsburgh Pirates. 14

61. The Cincinnati Reds got some bad news last week about <strong><a href=. (12-13). Previous: 20th. Cincinnati Reds. 15. team

40. After a horrible start to the season, the Giants are now just one game under .500 and only looking up to the Padres and Dodgers in the NL West. It looks like they will also get <strong><a href=. (12-13). Previous: 25th. San Francisco Giants. 16. team

(13-12). Previous: 24th. Minnesota Twins. 17. team. 2. The Minnesota Twins were quietly on the best teams in baseball this past week. <strong><a href=

Miami Marlins. 18. team. 82. The Miami Marlins have won eight of their last 10 games. The acquisition of <strong><a href=. (12-13). Previous: 26th

Atlanta Braves. 19. team. 17. The Atlanta Braves aren’t getting enough out of their starting pitching. <strong><a href=. (12-13). Previous: 14th

39. The Blue Jays offense is first all of baseball in runs scored and third in the AL in home runs. The fact that they are two games under .500 right now just shows how bad their pitching has been this season.. (12-14). Previous: 17th. Toronto Blue Jays. 20. team

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