Curtis Granderson
The Times' baseball rankings
The Times' baseball rankings

Statistics through Friday. 1.MILWAUKEE: Brewers have won 7 in a row thanks to baseball's best pitching staff (1.86 ERA, two shutouts) 2.WASHINGTON: Nationals have scored a league-high 27 runs from the seventh inning on. 3.DODGERS: Dodgers top MLB in errors (11), steals (13) – and Dee Gordon leads team in both (leads in hitting too). 4.SAN FRANCISCO: Giants belted a league-high 15 homers in their first 11 games. 5.SEATTLE: Opponents are hitting a baseball-low .188 against Mariner pitching. 6.DETROIT: Closer Joe Nathan has given up more earned runs (5) than all but one Tiger starter. 7.OAKLAND: Johnson out as closer after getting tagged for 7 runs in and 2 of A's 4 losses in...