Kris Bryant's 2015 has already been a whirlwind; why not include an All-Star nod in there as well?
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.
The Illini might play in Illinois, but they've got a strong following across the Mississippi in St. Louis, too.