Opening Day is finally here!
Among other things, that means it’s time to finalize our MLB power rankings for the start of the 2018 season Thursday.
According to FanGraphs‘ playoff odds, seven teams have a better than 75 percent chance to reach the 2018 postseason, and those clubs make up the game’s elite.
In the National League, the Los Angeles Dodgers (93.7%), Chicago Cubs (95.5%) and Washington Nationals (88.8%) are head and shoulders above the rest.
Meanwhile, on the American League side, the Houston Astros (98.5%), Cleveland Indians (95.6%), New York Yankees(89.8%) and Boston Red Sox (84.2%) are the cream of the crop.