Here is the majors division by division review of the season through 102 games. Means we are only 60 games away and we have some tight races. The AL South for your viewing pleasure!
1. Tampa Bay Rays --- 64-38
2. Texas Rangers --- 59-43
3. Louisville Sluggers --- 50-52
4. Kansas City Royals --- 43-59
Through 102 games the Tampa Bay Rays have a 5 game lead over the Texas Rangers, 14 game lead over the Sluggers of Louisville, and a 21 game lead over the Royals.
Al South Stats Leaders
AVG – Christian Keeler - Texas Rangers - .349
HR - Harold Snyder - Louisville Sluggers - 46
RBI – Harold Snyder - Louisville Sluggers - 111
2B - Trevor DeJean - Kansas City Royals - 36
3B –Trevor DeJean - Kansas City Royals - 8
SB - Trevor DeJean - Kansas City Royals - 61
R - Christian Keeler - Texas Rangers - 105
BB - Eli Prieto - Kansas City Royals - 63
W - Curtis Smith - TB Rays - 13
CG - Curtis Smith - TB Rays - 4
SHO - Miguel Moreno Texas Rangers - 2
K - Curtis Smith - TB Rays - 145
ERA – Miguel Moreno - Texas Rangers – 2.30
SV - Terry Whitehill - Louisville Sluggers - 24
Division MVP – Harold Snyder .319BA 46HR 111RBI
Division Cy Young – Its close, but ERA edge gives it to Miguel Moreno 11-4 85Ks 2.30ERA
What To Expect From Here On Out?
Expect the Texas Rangers to creep up on the Rays. But in the end the Rays should hold onto their lead. The Sluggers and Royals remain where they are, and end up falling behind quite a bit.