As we wrap up the month of August and the season enters the stretch run, playoff races around the league are beginning to heat up.
There are currently 16 teams still legitimately in contention, and there are a number of division races along with both wild-card races that are shaping up to be down-to-the-wire battles.
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.