The unbalanced schedule means that the Kansas City Royals will play 72 of their 162 games against the Central Division. Just how good (or bad) the division is may have as much to do with how successful the 2012 Royals are as anything.
Taking a look at the American League Central by position.
A look at the most impactful plays from the first half of 2011 by win probability added.
Brain Bannister lowered his ERA…that’s worth something, isn’t it?