Versus The > .500 Clubs

A good article over at Fangraphs, A First Last Word on Strengths of Schedules, is worth checking out & gives some good insight on the upcoming playoffs. It got me thinking of something more straight forward though, like, when it comes down to it, how do these clubs do when they’re facing other clubs that are over .500.

2013 Playoff Teams Vs. Teams Over .500
Team W L %
Braves 39 24 .619
Red Sox 53 43 .552
Tigers 48 40 .545
A’s 40 34 .541
Pirates 40 34 .541
Dodgers 34 31 .523
Cardinals 39 36 .520
Rays 47 49 .490
Reds 35 42 .455
Indians 36 52 .409