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Yankees 99 63 Red Sox 89 73 Blue Jays 87 75 Orioles 81 81 Devil Rays 71 91He also has the Royals winning the Central by 6 games over the White Sox and the Angels edging out the A's by 3 games. In the NL, the Phillies top Florida by 4 games, the Cubs (with 101 wins) waltz past the Astros by 10 games and the Giants finish five games ahead of Arizona.