Last week, the SI.com Power Rankings had the Red Sox ranked seventh and the Orioles at #20 because the rankings were based exclusively on FanGraphs' WAR totals. The comments below the article were as fantastic as you'd expect.â†µ
This week, SI is back to a more traditional power-ranking. So wear a black armband and raise a toast. One of the best parts of the 2012 season -- reading those comments every week -- is officially over. It was too good to last forever.