The All-Star break is here, and that means that a month of swirling trade rumors is upon us as we push ever closer to the July 31 trade deadline.
However, before we look forward to the second half, let's take this chance to look back at the season thus far.
I've named who I feel is the top hitter and pitcher for each team at the break, handing out my midseason awards much like I did at the season's quarter-pole mark.
So here are this week's MLB power rankings. Be sure to check back here each Monday morning for an updated look at where your favorite team stands.
*Note: Rosters taken from MLBDepthCharts.com