The city of Chicago dominated the month of April in Major League Baseball, as both the White Sox and the Cubs have distinguished themselves from the rest of the pack in the first month of the new season.

MLB Power Rankings: Where All 30 Teams Stand After One Month

The Washington Nationals and the New York Mets seem poised for a tight battle in the NL East, while the Texas Rangers and Seattle Mariners have proven themselves to be two of the biggest teams as they vie for AL West domination.

Give the small number of games played so far this season, one strong week of play can often result in a giant rise in the rankings with so many teams clustered together with similar records.

These rankings are a fluid process, with teams rising and falling based on where they were ranked the previous week.

As the month of May begins, here is a look at where all 30 MLB teams currently stand:

Offensive Stats: Here

Defensive Stats: Here

American League:

#
AL East
W
L
PCT
GB
HOME
AWAY
L10
1
Orioles
15
10
.600
10-3
5-7
5-5
2
Red Sox
15
11
.577
0.5
8-7
7-4
7-3
3
Blue Jays
13
15
.464
3.5
6-8
7-7
5-5
4
Rays
11
14
.440
4.0
8-9
3-5
4-6
5
Yankees
8
16
.333
6.5
5-7
3-9
3-7
#
AL Central
W
L
PCT
GB
HOME
AWAY
L10
1
White Sox
19
8
.704
7-3
12-5
8-2
2
Tigers
14
11
.560
4.0
5-6
9-5
6-4
3
Royals
14
12
.538
4.5
9-4
5-8
3-7
4
Indians
11
12
.478
6.0
4-5
7-7
5-5
5
Twins
8
19
.296
11.0
6-8
2-11
3-7
#
AL West
W
L
PCT
GB
HOME
AWAY
L10
1
Mariners
15
11
.577
5-7
10-4
7-3
2
Rangers
15
12
.556
0.5
10-5
5-7
5-5
3
Athletics
13
15
.464
3.0
5-10
8-5
3-7
4
Angels of Anaheim
12
15
.444
3.5
6-6
6-9
5-5
5
Astros
9
18
.333
6.5
5-7
4-11
4-6

 National League:

#
NL East
W
L
PCT
GB
HOME
AWAY
L10
1
Nationals
18
8
.692
8-4
10-4
6-4
2
Mets
16
9
.640
1.5
8-6
8-3
8-2
3
Phillies
16
11
.593
2.5
8-5
8-6
8-2
4
Marlins
13
12
.520
4.5
3-7
10-5
8-2
5
Braves
7
19
.269
11.0
1-12
6-7
3-7
#
NL Central
W
L
PCT
GB
HOME
AWAY
L10
1
Cubs
19
6
.760
7-3
12-3
8-2
2
Pirates
15
12
.556
5.0
7-6
8-6
6-4
3
Cardinals
13
14
.481
7.0
6-8
7-6
4-6
4
Brewers
11
15
.423
8.5
8-8
3-7
4-6
5
Reds
11
17
.393
9.5
9-7
2-10
2-8
#
NL West
W
L
PCT
GB
HOME
AWAY
L10
1
Dodgers
14
13
.519
5-8
9-5
4-6
2
Giants
15
14
.517
8-6
7-8
6-4
3
Rockies
12
14
.462
1.5
4-8
8-6
3-7
4
Diamondbacks
12
16
.429
2.5
5-12
7-4
3-7
5
Padres

 

11
16
.407
3.0
6-8
5-8
4-6

PHOTO: NEW YORK, NY – MAY 03: A.J. Pierzynski #15 of the Atlanta Braves slides safely into third as David Wright #5 of the New York Mets tries to make the tag in the sixth inning at Citi Field on May 3, 2016 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

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