A group of people in Royals apparel emerged from underneath the left-field bleachers to a round of cheers from fans donned in royal blue Friday afternoon.
Last weekend saw Kansas City take two of three from St. Louis in the I-70 series, so we have a new No. 1: The defending American League champs.
There is no statistic to measure clubhouse chemistry.
Finally, we have some stabilization at the top as the Cardinals, Dodgers and Royals hold the Nos. 1-3 spots for the second consecutive week.
While the Houston Astros have fallen back to reality a bit, the aging Yankees and up-and-coming Mets are proving that baseball is back in a big way in New York.