Week of May 21-27, 2002

May 21, 2002 10:14 AM

American League

 51.3

National League

50.7

East

51.7

East

50.8

1. N.Y. Yankees

53.8

1. Atlanta

52.5

2. Boston

53.2

2. N.Y. Mets

52.1

3. Toronto

51.5

3. Florida

51.4

4. Tampa Bay

50.1

4. Montreal

50.1

5. Baltimore

50.0

5. Philadelphia

47.7

Central

50.6

Central

50.6

1. Chicago WSox

52.7

1. Houston

52.9

2. Minnesota

50.5

2. St. Louis

52.3

3. Kansas City

50.2

3. Milwaukee

51.7

4. Detroit

50.1

4. Cincinnati

51.6

5. Cleveland

49.3

5. Chicago Cubs

47.7

6. Pittsburgh

47.5

West

51.6

West

50.9

1. Anaheim

54.0

1. Colorado

53.3

2. Seattle

53.4

2. San Francisco

52.0

3. Oakland

49.6

3. Arizona

52.0

4. Texas

49.3

4. Los Angeles

49.1

5. San Diego

47.9

How to use the ratings:

1. Add 0.5 points to the home teams rating.
2. Pair the two teams that play each other.
3. The difference between the two ratings indicates the predicted margin of victory.

Copyright 2002 by Noland Parry