MLB Power Rankings 2021: Post-Opening Day standings originally appeared on NBC Sports Chicago
Meaningful baseball is officially back! And while it's just three or four games of a very long, 162-game MLB season, we've learned some things about the baseball landscape.
Some teams are off to hot starts, and optimism is running rampant throughout their fanbases. Other teams are trying not to panic after disappointing starts.
And for a couple teams, they're still waiting to play their first game of the year.
We understand this is a remarkably small sample size, but let's make some snap judgments anyways.
We welcome back baseball with our debut MLB Power Rankings for the 2021 season.