Does 1st place matter in May?

Does 1st place matter in May?

by John Ewing • May 2, 2017

The Orioles/Yankees (tied), Indians, Astros, Nationals, Cubs and Rockies all lead their respective divisions after the first month of the season. In a sport with 162 games, does 1st place matter in May? To find out if the first month of the season actually matters I pulled every team that was in first place in […]