MLB Power Rankings: Week 2

By Danny Abriano

Apr 14, 2013; Washington, DC, USA; Atlanta Braves center fielder B.J. Upton (2) is congratulated by Atlanta Braves first baseman Chris Johnson (23) after scoring a run during the sixth inning at Nationals Park. Mandatory Credit: Brad Mills-USA TODAY Sports

The Braves held on to the top spot this week by going 5-0 and sweeping the Nationals in DC.  The Giants jumped nine spots, the Reds dropped seven spots, and a bunch of other craziness ensued.

Here are the rankings for Week 2:

The Reds had a tough week.  They went 1-5, lost ace Johnny Cueto to the DL with a strained lat, and were swept out of Pittsburgh.