Their 22-game winning streak was one for the ages. They now have the best record in the American League and are looking like a solid choice to again represent the American League in the World Series.
2. Cubs: They are 7-3 in their past 10 and every win is helping the Rockies. Two other NL Central teams, the Cardinals and Brewers, are chasing a wild-card spot.
3. Rockies: A 6-2 roadie through L.A. and Phoenix set them up for a September run. A wild-card spot is in sight.